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Bromo vulkaan
Stratovulkaan 2329 m / 7,641 ft
East Java, Indonesia, -7.94°S / 112.95°E
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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Bromo vulkaanuitbarstingen:
1804, 1815, 1820, 1822, 1825, 1829, 1830, 1835, 1842, 1843, 1844, 1856, 1857, 1858, 1858, 1859, 1860, 1865, 1865, 1866, 1867-68, 1877, 1885, 1885-86, 1886, 1886-87, 1888(?), 1890, 1893, 1896, 1906-07, 1907, 1907-08, 1909, 1910, 1915-16, 1921, 1922, 1928, 1930, 1935, 1939, 1940, 1948, 1950, 1955, 1956, 1972, 1980, 1983(?), 1983, 1984, 1995 (March-May), 1995 (Sep-Dec), 2000 (Nov)-20001 (Jan), 2004 (June), Dec 2010 - 2011, Dec 2015 - Feb 2016, Mar 2019 - ongoing
Typical eruption style:
Explosief. Frequente kleine, freatische uitbarstingen op Bromo sintelkegel op de bodem van de caldera.
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Zoom onto the cone of Bromo volcano (from the satellite image to the left).
Zoom onto the cone of Bromo volcano (from the satellite image to the left).

NASA space image of Bromo volcano, located inside the Tengger caldera.
NASA space image of Bromo volcano, located inside the Tengger caldera.
 

News & activity updates:

Bromo volcano (East Java, Indonesia): increased unrest

Friday Dec 11, 2015 16:23 PM | DOOR: T

Ash emissions from Bromo in early Dec (photo via @jaimessincioco / twitter)
Ash emissions from Bromo in early Dec (photo via @jaimessincioco / twitter)
Activity at the volcano has increased during the past two weeks. Ash emissions of fluctuating intensity began early December and have been near-continuous.
On 7 Dec, a narrow plume extended 150 km south from the volcano. The past few days, the ash emissions have been weaker and mainly drifted westwards, causing Malang's airport in only 30 km distance to close down temporarily.

An exclusion zone of 2.5 radius around the crater is in place. Alert level remains at 3 ("siaga") on a scale of 1-4.
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Bromo volcano this morning (PVMBG)
Saturday, Dec 05, 2015
An eruption warning was issued this morning - PVMBG raised the volcano's alert status to "siaga" (alert), or 3 on a scale of 1-4. ... [meer...]
Sunday, Nov 15, 2015
A phase of increased unrest seems to have started at the volcano. On 1 November, the local volcano observatory issued a warning not to approach Bromo within 1 km radius, as changes in seismic activity and increased steaming/degassing (including sulfur dioxide) had been noted. ... [meer...]
Wednesday, Oct 03, 2012
Een sterke stijging van vulkanische tremor opgenomen vanmorgen om Bromo vulkaan gevraagd de Indonesische Vulkanologisch Survey om de waarschuwing niveau voor de vulkaan te verhogen van 1 (normaal) tot 2 (onrust) op een schaal van 1-4. ... [meer...]
Thursday, Apr 05, 2012
In de afgelopen weken werden alleen witte pluimen zien in Bromo Rosing tot ongeveer 50 m boven de krater en seismische activiteit afgenomen. Op 30 maart heeft de waarschuwingsniveau werd verlaagd naar 1. [meer...]
Typisch voor Bromo bestaande uit sterke as-uitstoot na met korte tussenpozen (Foto: Tom Pfeiffer, 16 feb 2011)
Wednesday, Feb 16, 2011
Zoals waargenomen op locatie vandaag, Bromo barst dichte wolken van as, oplopend tot ongeveer 1 km boven de krater, drijven oosten. De emissies fluctueren in intensiteit met fasen van de zwakkere en sterke uitstoot afwisselend ca. om de 20 minuten. De activiteit gaat vaak gepaard met de buurt continue brullende geluiden die lijkt op een sterke branding. Tijdens sterker fasen, luide explosies klinkt gehoord in vele kilometers afstand en schokgolven ratelende ramen in nabijgelegen dorpen begeleiden de uitbarstingen. [meer...]

Background:

Gunung Bromo (Mount Bromo) volcano is a small, but active volcanic cinder cone on the Indonesian island of Java. Bromo is located in the center of the Sandsea Caldera, itself only a portion of the larger Tengger Caldera. The Sandsea caldera formed around 8,000 years ago, in what must have been a massive eruption. Subsequent volcanic activity formed the cluster of cinder cones in the caldera’s center, including Bromo.
The historical record indicates eruptions of Bromo every few years since 1804, and geologic evidence indicates eruptions at least several hundred years earlier. The most recent eruption occured in 2004, and tragically killed two tourists.


The image above shows most of the Sandsea Caldera, along with Gunung Bromo and the older volcanoes on the caldera floor. A small plume of steam is visible rising out of Mt. Bromo. Space Imaging’s IKONOS satellite, capable of 4-meter per-pixel color imagery, and 1-meter per-pixel resolution panchromatic imagery, acquired the data on July 8, 2001.


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