Paluweh volcano (Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia): news & updates
Paluweh volcano (Flores Sea, Indonesia): low activity
Wednesday Nov 11, 2015 17:18 PM | DOOR: T
PVMBG reported that observers at a post located in Kampung Ropa, Keliwumbu Village, noted that during 1 August-2 November diffuse white plumes rose as high as 200 m above Paluweh.
Seismicity remained relatively stable. The Alert Level remained at 2 (on a scale of 1-4). Residents and tourists were reminded not to approach the summit within a radius of 1.5 km.
(Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 4-10 November 2015)
Thursday, Apr 10, 2014
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. ... [meer...]
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. [meer...]
Monday, Aug 12, 2013
A larger eruption Saturday morning killed at least 6 people on the island in a pyroclastic flow. ... [meer...]
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. ... [meer...]
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. ... [meer...]