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Stratovulkaan 3332 m (10,932 ft)
East Java, Indonesia, -8.13°S / 114.04°ECurrent status
: normal or dormant
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| ReportsRaung vulkaan boeken | ToursRaung vulkaanuitbarstingen:
1586 (?), 1593 (large sub-plinian eruption), 1597, 1638, 1730, 1804+-4y, 1812-14, 1815 +-1y, 1817, 1838, 1849, 1859, 1860, 1864, 1881, 1885, 1890, 1896, 1897, 1902, 1903, 1913, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1921, 1924, 1924, 1927-28, 1928, 1929, 1933, 1936, 1937, 1938-39, 1940, 1941, 1943, 1944-45, 1953, 1955, 1956, 1971, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1982, 1985, 1987-89, 1990, 1991, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1995 (?), 1997, 1999, Jul 2000, Jun-Aug 2002, Apr-Oct 2004 (?), Jul-Aug 2005 (?), Aug 2007 (?), 2012, 2014-15Typical eruption style:
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Raung volcano satelite image by (c) Google Earth View
Raung volcano (East Java): strombolian activity observed from crater
Wednesday Nov 07, 2012 07:29 AM | DOOR: T
Strombolian activity from Raung volcano (photo: Galih)
The inner crater complex of Raung volcano (photo: Andi)
Andi at the crater rim photographing the eruptions (photo: Galih)
Our expedition organizers Andi and Galih climbed Mt Raung volcano on 5 Nov and confirmed that mild strombolian activity is going on from a vent inside the inner crater. This activity was accompanied by loud rumbling sounds that can be heard in up to 15 km distance.
There are preparation of evacuation of villages at the foot of Raung volcano which is currently in level 3.
Friday, Nov 02, 2012
According to a local news article, Raung volcano has been erupting since 19 Oct. A video from a visit at the local volcano observatory shows strong seismic activity, but no visible plumes rising from the volcano's summit.
Monday, Oct 22, 2012
The alert level Raung volcano was raised to 3 out of 4 (Siaga, "warning"). This decision was taken after strong tremor signals were recorded by the local seismic station. The Indonesian Volcanological Survey recommends not to approach the volcano's summit within 3 km.
Friday, Oct 19, 2012
Raung vulkaan (niet te verwarren met Ruang vulkaan in de Sangihe-eilanden), oostelijk Java begon te tonen verhoogde seismiek sinds de 17 September. Kleine witte rookpluimen waren gezien stijgt naar hoogten tussen 50-75 M boven de krater. ...
Thursday, Aug 30, 2007
Based on observations of satellite imagery, the Darwin VAAC reported that an ash plume from Raung rose to an altitude of 4.6 km (15,000 ft) a.s.l. during 26-27 August and drifted E.
Thursday, Aug 02, 2007
A possible small ash eruption took place at Raung on 26 July. A pilot report a small ash plume 5,000 ft (ca. 1.5 km) above the summit of the volcano. Ash was not visible on satellite imagery.
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