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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) 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, 2020-ongoing
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
Raung volcano satelite image by (c) Google Earth View
Raung volcano satelite image by (c) Google Earth View

Raung Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA ERUPTION TO FL120 EST VA DTG: 21/0030Z

Thu, 21 Jan 2021, 00:45
00:45 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU01 at 00:30 UTC, 21/01/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210121/0030Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: RAUNG 263340
PSN: S0807 E11403
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3332M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/1
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA ERUPTION TO FL120
EST VA DTG: 21/0030Z
EST VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL120 220/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/0630Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/1230Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/1830Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM VONA ISSUED 20/2329Z INDICATES DISCRETE ERUPTION
WITH VA TO FL120 AT 20/2218Z, MOVING EAST. VA NOT
IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY. A NEW ADVISORY WILL BE
ISSUED IF FURTHER INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news

Wed, 16 Sep 2020, 07:02
Small amount of ash generated by Raung volcano yesterday (image: PVMBG)
PVMBG reported that small amounts of ash, generated by the minor explosion, occurred yesterday. ... read all
Tue, 21 Jul 2020, 09:26
An ash plume from Raung volcano on 16 July (image: PVMBG)
The alert level for the volcano was raised to "yellow", as an increase of volcano-tectonic earthquakes have been recorded since 16 July. ... read all
Fri, 17 Jul 2020, 06:40
Raung volcano covered by clouds today (image: PVMBG)
VAAC Darwin recorded a first eruption since August 2015 when the volcano's most significant eruption in at least 100 years was over. read all
Thu, 27 Aug 2015, 06:46
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

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