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Marapi volcano (Western Sumatra, Indonesia) activity update: frequent small ash emissions

mar., 11 déc. 2012, 11:05
11:05 AM | AUTEUR : T
Mount Marapi volcano in West Sumatra had new ash emissions today, a local newspaper reported. "Smoke" (=volcanic ash) was seen being emitted from the summit crater between 8-9 am local time this morning and produced a plume rising about 300 m.
The newspaper notes that since Marapi had become active again on 3 Aug 2011, ash emissions have been occurring almost daily. The Center for Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation (PVMBG) maintains level II alert status (out of 4) for the volcano.

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lun., 19 nov. 2012, 10:05
According to a local news article, a small steam (and possibly ash) puff was observed from the crater at 08:10 WIB local time this morning. ... Read all
mer., 26 sept. 2012, 22:13
Marapi volcano had a modest eruption this evening (26 Sep) between 16:30-18:15 h local time. (Note Mapari is in Sumatra and different from frequently active M-E-rapi volcano near Yogyakarta in Central Java). ... Read all
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