Tangkuban Perahu volcano news & activity updates
Tangkubanparahu volcano (West Java, Indonesia) activity update
VSI raised the alert level yesterday from "normal" to "alert" (2 on a scale of 1-4, "Waspada).
za, 23 feb 2013, 09:0809:08 AM | DOOR: TOMPFEIFFER
The decision was based on an increase in tremor and the discovery of fine ash deposits on tourist facilities located at the edge of Kawah Ratu. It is recommended to prohibit access to Kawah Ratu, the historically active crater, and a major local tourist attraction.
Sun, 23 Sep 2012, 07:35
The unrest that had started in mid August at Tangkubanparahu ceased and PVMBG placed the volcano back from Waspada (watch, yellow) to normal alert level (green). ... Lees alle
Tue, 4 Sep 2012, 10:05
The Tangkuban Parahu nature tourism park was closed on Monday due to a rise in volcanic activity, the Jakarta Post reported. ... Lees alle
Sat, 25 Aug 2012, 07:37
Een toename van de seismische activiteit op de Tangkubanperahu vulkaan in de buurt van Bandung, de hoofdstad van West-Java, sinds 13 augustus is geconstateerd en promted de Indonesische Volcanological enquête (PVMBG) de waarschuwing op het verhogen van de vulkaan van 1 (normaal) 2 (alert) op 23 augustus. ... Lees alle
Sat, 6 Nov 2010, 10:16
Increased seismic activity might signal a new eruption from Mt. Tangkuban Perahu volcano near Bandung, West Java's capital. On Wednesday, 3 October, 100 earthquakes were recorded, according to a local volcanologist. ... Lees alle
Wed, 13 Apr 2005, 16:47
Tangkuban Parahu, a volcano in west Java very near the regional capital Bandung (2 million inhabitants) might be coming back to life very soon. The Volcanological Survey of Indonesia has raised the alert level and reports strongly increased seismicity, and strong emission of sulphuric gasses since today. Access to the volcano is fobidden. Lees alle