Paluweh volcano (Indonesia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 3 April-9 April 2013 (Continuing Activity)
Based on analyses of satellite imagery and wind data, the Darwin VAAC reported that on 3 April an ash plume from Paluweh rose to an altitude of 2.1 km (7,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted 37 km SE and W. During 6-7 April ash plumes rose to an altitude of 3 km (10,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted over 45 km W and WSW.
Wed, 3 Apr 2013, 06:0006:00 AM | BY: VN
Source: Darwin Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre (VAAC)
From: Global Volcanism Program, 2013. Report on Paluweh. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 3 April-9 April 2013. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.
Sat, 30 Mar 2013, 09:15
The lava dome remains very active and produces ash plumes (by a mix of effusive-explosive activity comprising ash venting, explosions, rockfalls and pyroclastic flows from the dome) on a daily basis. The height of the plumes varies mostly between 8-12,000 ft (2.4-3.6 km) altitude. ... Read all
Thu, 28 Mar 2013, 15:37
The lava dome on the island remains very active with now more or less daily ash plumes observed rising to 10,000 ft (3 km) elevation,- sign that active dome growth continues along with associated rockfalls / pyroclastic flows and explosions / ash venting. ... Read all