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Lewotolo volcano
stratovolcano 1423 m / 4,669 ft
Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia, -8.27°S / 123.51°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5) Lewotolo volcano eruptions:
2012, 1951, 1920, 1899, 1864, 1852, 1849, 1819, 1660
Typical eruption style:
Explosive

Lewotolo volcano news:

Lewotolo Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL060 MOV W OBS VA DTG: 26/2257Z

Thu, 26 Nov 2020, 23:15
23:15 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Lewotolo volcano on 26 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Lewotolo volcano on 26 Nov 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU03 at 23:01 UTC, 26/11/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201126/2257Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: LEWOTOLO 264230
PSN: S0816 E12330
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 1423M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/1
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA TO FL060 MOV W
OBS VA DTG: 26/2257Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL060 090/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 27/0457Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/1057Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 27/1657Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORTED CONTINUOUS ERUPTION TO 500M ABOVE
SUMMIT.VA UNIDENTIIFIABLE ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO
MET CLOUD OBSCURATION.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news
Wed, 2 Jan 2019, 11:00
Recent seismic activity under Lewotolok volcano (image: Magma VSI)
The volcano observatory raised the alert status of the volcano to 2 ("Waspada" on the Indonesian 1-4 scale), as an increase of volcanic earthquakes and fumarolic activity had been observed during the past week. ... read all
Sun, 8 Oct 2017, 13:21
Recent seismic activity at Lewotolo volcano (image: PVMBG)
The alert level of the volcano was raised yesterday from from Level I (Normal) to Level II (Alert), the Indonesian volcano monitoring agency PVMBG reported. ... read all
Thu, 2 Feb 2012, 00:01
On 25 January CVGHM lowered the Alert Level for Lewotolo from 3 to 2 (on a scale of 1-4) based on decreased seismicity and visual observations during 5-15 January. During 5-15 January fumarolic plumes rose 200-500 m above the summit and incandescence was observed. read all
Mon, 9 Jan 2012, 00:01
The remote Lewotolo stratovolcano on Lomblen island in Indonesia is getting more and more active, with reports of "black columns of smoke" coming out from its crater, which probably translates to first ash eruptions happening. ... read all
Thu, 5 Jan 2012, 00:01
The remote Lewotolo volcano in the Flores Sea was placed on alert on 2 January, after an increase in seismic activity and incandescence was observed on 2 January. ... read all

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