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Rabaul (Tavurvur) vulkaan
caldera 688 m / 2,257 ft
New Britain, Papua New Guinea, -4.27°S / 152.2°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
Rabaul (Tavurvur) vulkaan boeken
Rabaul (Tavurvur) vulkaanuitbarstingen:
2014, 2013, 1994-2011, 1943, 1941-42, 1940, 1937, 1878, 1850(?), 1791, 1767
Typical eruption style:
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Satellite image of Tarvurvur volcano (c) Google
Satellite image of Tarvurvur volcano (c) Google

Rabaul (Tavurvur) volcano news & eruption update

Rabaul vulkaan (PNG): activiteit samenvatting 16-31 December - zwakke bedrijvigheid Rabaul volcano (PNG): activity summary 16-31 December - weak activity

Thu, 9 Jan 2014, 15:30
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Rabaul caldera's Tavurvur kegel was stil tijdens 16-31 December. Wit en af en toe blauwe damp pluimen steeg van de krater. Een explosie op 0732 op 22 December gegenereerd een pluim ash-armen. Zwakke fluctuerende gloed was zichtbaar 's nachts op 31 December. (Smithsonian/USGS per vulkanische activiteitenverslag)
Rabaul caldera's Tavurvur cone was quiet during 16-31 December. White and occasionally blue vapor plumes rose from the crater. An explosion at 0732 on 22 December generated an ash-poor plume. Weak fluctuating glow was visible at night on 31 December. (Smithsonian/USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report)
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Thu, 5 Dec 2013, 11:15
RVO reported that Rabaul caldera's Tavurvur cone was generally quiet during 16-30 November. A few explosions during 15-18 November generated ash plumes that rose to low altitudes (no more than 1 km) and drifted E, SE, and NW. Small amounts of fine-grained ash fell around Rabaul town (3-5 km NW). White-to-light-gray emissions rose from the crater the remainder of the month. Lees alle
Thu, 21 Nov 2013, 11:05
RVO reported that Rabaul caldera's Tavurvur cone was quiet during 1-12 November. At 0516 on 13 November a moderate explosion generated a dense billowing ash cloud that rose 1 km above the crater and drifted NW. ... Lees alle
Tue, 1 Oct 2013, 09:14
Activity continues. The latest NOAA satellite image data shows increased SO2 emissions. ... Lees alle
Wed, 11 Sep 2013, 10:05
RVO reported that during 1-31 August low-level activity at Rabaul caldera's Tavurvur cone consisted of pale gray plumes with variable but mostly minor ash content. Intervals between emissions ranged from tens of seconds to hours. ... Lees alle
Fri, 6 Sep 2013, 13:50
SO2 plume from Rabaul volcano today (NOAA)
The activity at Tavurvur has increased since the second half of August, a recent report by ECHO (European Commission department of Humanitarian Aid) mentions. Lees alle

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