Lewotolo volcano (Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia): new lava flow
Mon, 13 Jun 2022, 21:5921:59 PM | BY: MARTIN
The lava flow from the summit crater (image: PVMBG)
Explosion at Lewotolo volcano today, glowing crater hints rising magma inside the volcano's conduits (image: PVMBG)
A new lava flow started to descent onto the western slopes.
Satellite image from 12 June points to the lava flow at Lewotolo volcano (image: Sentinel 2)
It actually seems to emerge from the summit vent, at least judging from a satellite image from 12 June.
The explosive activity refers to strombolian-type eruptions, sending white-to-grey ash columns to approx. 8,000 ft (2,400 m) height.
The warning bulletin states that ballistic impacts of volcanic bombs and pyroclastic flows and lahars could affect an area of about 3 km distance from the main crater.
Source: Pusat Vulkanologi dan Mitigasi Bencana Geologi volcano activity update 13 June 2022
Wed, 8 Jun 2022, 18:34
Lewotolok volcano (Lembata Island) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 1 June-7 June 2022 (Continuing Activity)
PVMBG reported that the eruption at Lewotolok continued during 1-7 June. Daily white-and-gray emissions rose as high as 1.3 km above the summit and drifted in multiple directions. The summit crater was often incandescent, and the lava flow on the E flank was incandescent during 1-4 June, based on photos in the reports. ... Read all
Tue, 7 Jun 2022, 23:15
Lewotolo Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL080 OBS FM GND AT 07/2241Z MOV NW OBS VA DTG: 07/2241Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)