Lewotolo volcano news:
Lewotolo volcano (Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia): incandescent avalanches
Sun, 29 Nov 2020, 15:5315:53 PM |
Incandescent avalanches from Lewotolo volcano reaching the sea (image: @huk_too/twitter)
Strombolian activity from the summit vent (image: @estywukak/twitter)
After the vigorous vulcanic explosion today, the activity of the volcano continues at high strombolian activity from the summit vent.
Powerful explosion from this morning captured by satellite (image: @defis_eu/twitter)
Scoria is being ejected above the crater (the height is unknown and was not reported) and caused avalanches of material. Much of the ejected incandescent material slid down along the flanks as glowing rock falls reaching the sea.
According to Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin, constant ash emissions reach up to 18,000 ft (5,500 m) altitude and drifted NW.
Sun, 29 Nov 2020, 09:15
Lewotolo Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: MULTILEVEL ERUPTION TO FL180 AND FL500 OBS VA DTG: 29/0905Z to 18000 ft (5500 m)
Sun, 29 Nov 2020, 08:23
The activity of the volcano continues at high levels. As we mentioned in the last update, the renewed activity began on 27 November characterized by continuing ash emissions. ... read all
Sun, 29 Nov 2020, 03:00
Fri, 27 Nov 2020, 07:41
After almost an eight years calm period with little seismic or no activity, when the volcano's last eruption occurred in January 2012, it seems to have picked up again today at high levels. ... read all
Thu, 26 Nov 2020, 23:15