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Raung volcano
Stratovolcano 3332 m (10,932 ft)
East Java, Indonesia, -8.13°S / 114.04°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Raung volcano eruptions:
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, 2014-15
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Explosive
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Raung volcano satelite image by (c) Google Earth View
Raung volcano satelite image by (c) Google Earth View
 

Raung Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA REPORTED TO FL110 AT 16/0653Z OBS VA DTG: 16/0815Z

Thursday Jul 16, 2020 08:15 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Raung volcano on 16 Jul 2020
Satellite image of Raung volcano on 16 Jul 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU04 at 08:12 UTC, 16/07/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200716/0815Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: RAUNG 263340
PSN: S0807 E11403
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3332M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/1
INFO SOURCE: RVO GROUND REPORT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: YELLOW
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA REPORTED TO FL110 AT 16/0653Z
OBS VA DTG: 16/0815Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 090/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/1415Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/2015Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/0215Z NO VA EXP
RMK: RVO REPORTED ERUPTION TO 10982FT OCCURED AT 16/0653Z,
RECORDED ON SEISMOGRAM. VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE
IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD. HEIGHT AND WINDS BASED ON GROUND
REPORT AND MODEL DATA. ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IF NEW
INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Thursday, Aug 27, 2015
Evolution of tremor amplitude at Raung volcano (VSI)
A few days ago, the official alert level of the volcano has been lowered to 2 (out of 4). It seems that no, or almost no eruptive activity has taken place at the volcano over the past days. read all
Tuesday, Aug 18, 2015
It seems that at least some activity has resumed again. Several observers reported a light ash plume rising from the volcano and drifting SW. ... read all
Monday, Aug 17, 2015
With a small group we climbed Raung during 14-15 August 2015. We might have witnessed the end of the large 2015 summit eruption, which during June-early August produced large lava flows, lava fountains and significant ash plumes. ... read all
Sunday, Aug 16, 2015
Raung's summit caldera on 14 Aug 2015
Activity has strongly decreased at the volcano. When we visited Raung during 14-15 August, we observed pulsating, often near-continous ash emissions that produced plumes of several hundred meters. They often consisted of dark jets of ash, presumably from phreatomagmatic activity inside the conduit. ... read all
Wednesday, Aug 12, 2015
Small ash emissions continue. This morning, a plume of ash approx. 500 m high drifted 15 km to the west of the volcano. ... read all

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