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Lewotolok volcano (Lembata Island, Indonesia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 22 December-28 December 2021 (Continuing Activity)

Wed, 22 Dec 2021, 13:43
13:43 PM | BY: VN
PVMBG reported that the eruption at Lewotolok continued during 21-25 December. White-and-gray ash plumes that were sometimes dense rose as high as 600 m above the summit. Incandescent material was ejected from the vent up to 300 m in multiple directions.
Rumbling, roaring, and booming were often heard. The Alert Level remained at 3 (on a scale of 1-4) and the public was warned to stay 3 km away from the summit crater.

Source: Pusat Vulkanologi dan Mitigasi Bencana Geologi (PVMBG, also known as CVGHM)
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From: Global Volcanism Program, 2021. Report on Lewotolok. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 22 December-28 December 2021. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.

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Wed, 15 Dec 2021, 16:14
PVMBG reported that the eruption at Lewotolok continued during 14-21 December. White, gray, and black ash plumes that were sometimes dense rose as high as 1 km above the summit. Incandescent material was ejected from the vent up to 300 m often to the E and SE, but sometimes in all directions. ... Read all
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