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Stratovolcano 1784 m (5,853 ft)
Siau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia, 2.78°N / 125.4°E
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Karangetang volcano eruptions:
1675, 1712, 1825, 1864, 1883, 1886, 1887, 1892, 1899, 1900, 1905, 1921, 1922, 1924, 1926, 1930, 1930, 1935, 1940, 1940, 1941, 1947, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1952, 1953, 1961, 1961, 1962-62, 1965-67, 1967, 1970-71, 1972-76, 1976-77, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1983-88, 1989, 1991-93, 1995, 1996-97, 1998, 1999-2003, 2004-2005. 2008-9, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018-ongoing
Typical eruption style:
Explosive. Formation of lava domes and pyroclastic flows.
Last earthquakes nearby
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Karangetang volcano news & updates:
Karangetang Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 MOV SW OBS VA DTG: 04/1050Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)
Saturday Apr 04, 2020 11:00 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Karangetang volcano on 4 Apr 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 .
The full report is as follows:
FVAU02 at 10:48 UTC, 04/04/20 from ADRM
VOLCANO: KARANGETANG [API SIAU] 267020
PSN: N0247 E12524
SUMMIT ELEV: 1784M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/1
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL070 MOV SW
OBS VA DTG: 04/1050Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N0248 E12523 - N0248 E12525 - N0242
E12525 - N0236 E12522 - N0238 E12514 - N0243 E12520 MOV SW
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/1650Z SFC/FL070 N0248 E12525 - N0236
E12525 - N0237 E12515 - N0248 E12523
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/2250Z SFC/FL070 N0247 E12525 - N0235
E12520 - N0240 E12511 - N0248 E12523
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 05/0450Z SFC/FL070 N0247 E12525 - N0234
E12517 - N0239 E12509 - N0248 E12523
RMK: WEAK VA EMISSION CLEARLY DISCERNIBLE ON LATEST
SATELLITE IMAGERY. VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON
HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200404/1650Z
Thursday, Apr 02, 2020
PVMBG reported that during 23-29 March
lava effusion continues to active from the summit crater which traveled 1.8 km downslope the Nanitu, Pangi, and Sense drainages in SW and W direction. ...
Saturday, Dec 28, 2019
PVMBG reported that during 16-22 December
lava flows continue to be active on the SW and W flanks
of the volcano which traveled 1.8 km downslope
the Nanitu, Pangi, and Sense drainages. ...
Saturday, Nov 09, 2019
The dominantly effusive eruption of the volcano continues at fluctuating, but generally high intensity. A group on our ongoing "Volcanoes and Spices
" expedition to northern Indonesia witnessed the eruption from close. ...
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