Makian volcano (Kie Besi) (Molucca Sea, Indonesia): continued seismic unrest
Do, 31. Mär 2016, 08:5508:55 AM | VON: T
Seismic unrest continues at the volcano with a weak tendency of increase in shallow volcanic earthquakes during the past weeks, possibly related to the ascent of a new magmatic body.
Summary of Makian's seismic activity since Jan 2014 (VSI)
No surface changes or other alarming signs have been observed at the volcano. While an eruption is not considered likely to be imminent, VSI maintains the alert level 2 (on a scale of 1-4) and advises locals and visitors not to climb Makian's Kie Besi volcano and stay away from the summit within a radius of 1.5 km distance.
Di, 8. Mär 2016, 17:21
Makian volcano (Kie Besi) (Molucca Sea, Indonesia): increase in seismic activity, alert level raised
The alert level of Makian Island's Kie Besi volcano was raised from 1 (normal) to 2 ("waspada" = watch) yesterday, as an increase in seismic activity has been detected recently under the volcano. ... Read all
Mi, 2. Mär 2016, 06:00
Makian volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 2 March-8 March 2016 (New Activity / Unrest)
PVMBG reported that seismicity at Makian increased at the beginning of January and was characterized by deep volcanic earthquakes, low-frequency events, and tremor. Tremor amplitude increased at the beginning of March. Gas emissions did not change; weak solfatara emissions continued to rise from the crater floor. ... Read all