Paluweh volcano (Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia): news & updates
Paluweh volcano (Flores Sea, Indonesia): alert status lowered
Thursday Apr 10, 2014 06:00 AM | DOOR: T
The Indonesian Volcanological Survey (VSI) has lowered the status of the volcano from 3 to 2 (on a scale of 1-4), after no new significant activity has been detected at the volcano in recent months.
Seismicity also has decreased since the last week explosions and avalanches that were noticed from the new lava dome in last November.
Friday, Dec 27, 2013
After several months with little activity, an ash plume was spotted again by VAAC Darwin yesterday, with an estimated altitude of 10,000 ft (3 km). The new lava dome probably continues to produce occasional collapse events and explosions. ... Lees alle
Monday, Aug 12, 2013
A larger eruption Saturday morning killed at least 6 people on the island in a pyroclastic flow. ... Lees alle
Monday, Aug 05, 2013
A partial collapse of the lava dome occurred yesterday and produced an explosion and (probably) pyroclastic flows. An ash plume rose to about 3 km (9,000 ft) altitude. Lees alle
Thursday, Jun 20, 2013
Activity from the lava dome continues with occasional explosions and / or collapse events, but has been decreasing over the past weeks. ... Lees alle
Monday, Jun 03, 2013
The lava dome remains active with occasional explosions and rock avalanches / pyroclastic flows travelling through the two main valleys to the SW and S. ... Lees alle