Sinabung volcano (Sumatra, Indonesia) activity update
Activity of the volcano continues essentially unchanged with very slow lava extrusion and intermittent small to moderate explosions at the lava dome.
mar., 22 mars 2016, 16:0816:08 PM | AUTEUR : T
These occur at irregular intervals almost daily, generating ash plumes that rise 1-3 km: last evening, an explosion produced a plume that rose approx. 2500 m, local observers reported. This morning, an ash plume to 9,000 ft (2.7 km) altitude was reported by Darwin VAAC.
mer., 16 mars 2016, 06:00
Sinabung volcano (Indonesia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 16 March-22 March 2016 (Continuing Activity)
Based on satellite images, ground reports, and information from PVMBG, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 16-19 and 21-22 March ash plumes from Sinabung rose to altitudes of 2.7-4.9 km (9,000-16,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted as far as 65 km WSW, W, WNW, and NW. ... Read all
mer., 9 mars 2016, 12:16
Explosions and generally small pyroclastic flows, sometimes happening together, continue to occur at the volcano at rates of a few per day on average. Read all