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Batu Tara volcano sat by (c) Google Earth View
Batu Tara volcano sat by (c) Google Earth View
Batu Tara volcano
Stratovolcano 748 m / 2,454 ft
Sunda Islands, Indonesia, -7.79°S / 123.58°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Batu Tara volcano eruptions:
2007-2011 (Oct), 2006, 1852
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Batu Tara volcano (Sunda Islands, Indonesia) activity update

Fri, 13 Sep 2013, 09:28
09:28 AM | BY: T
An explosion earlier today produced an ash plume rising to 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude, VAAC Darwin reported.
Previous news
Fri, 6 Sep 2013, 09:35
Explosions producing ash plumes large enough to show up on satellite data have become more frequent over the past week. An eruption yesterday produced a plume rising to 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude, VAAC Darwin reported. ... read all
Tue, 3 Sep 2013, 09:32
Strombolian to vulcanian-type explosions continue. An ash plume was spotted on satellite data this morning reaching 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude. ... read all
Fri, 16 Aug 2013, 15:22
Strombolian activity, sometimes strong, continues. A plume rose to 5,000 ft (1.5 km) altitude and drifted 70 nautical miles to the west earlier today (VAAC Darwin). ... read all
Tue, 16 Jul 2013, 10:05
An explosion on 14 July produced an ash plume rising to 7,000 ft (2.1 km) altitude and drfting 40 km to the NW. ... read all
Mon, 3 Jun 2013, 10:51
Recent MODIS hot spot data for Batu Tara volcano (ModVolc, Univ. Hawaii)
The volcano remains active with often powerful strombolian explosions, and perhaps the effusion of a lava flow. An elongated thermal hot spot as well as a weak white steam plume visible on recent satellite images suggest that a lava flow might be active from the crater of the volcano these days. ... read all

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