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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: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL180 EST VA DTG: 13/0523Z

Sat, 13 Feb 2021, 05:30
05:30 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU01 at 05:23 UTC, 13/02/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210213/0523Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: RAUNG 263340
PSN: S0807 E11403
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3332M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/54
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM, PIREP, LIDAR
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL180
EST VA DTG: 13/0523Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL180 S0806 E11402 - S0751 E11424 - S0804
E11429 - S0810 E11420 - S0808 E11403 MOV NE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/1123Z SFC/FL180 S0808 E11403 - S0806
E11402 - S0750 E11426 - S0803 E11429 - S0810 E11417
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/1723Z SFC/FL180 S0806 E11402 - S0754
E11419 - S0809 E11424 - S0808 E11403
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/2323Z SFC/FL180 S0806 E11402 - S0755
E11421 - S0810 E11423 - S0808 E11403
RMK: VA CURRENTLY NOT DISCERNIBLE ON STL IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD, HOWEVER ERUPTION EXPECTED TO BE ONGOING. VA HEIGHT
BASED ON EARLIER ERUPTION AND LIDAR ANALYSIS. MODEL
CONSENSUS AND GROUND REPORTS SUGGEST THAT ASH IS MOVING
NORTHEAST OF THE VOLCANO SUMMIT.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20210213/1123Z=

Previous news

Thu, 11 Feb 2021, 09:08
Ash emissions produced by the explosion yesterday reached up to approx. 18,000 ft altitude (image: PVMBG)
The explosive eruption of the volcano continues at elevated levels. A series of stronger explosions occurred during the past 2 days as emissions of steam and ash generated by the explosions reached up higher-than-usual altitude of approx. 18,000 ft (5,500 m) and extended to the E-SE. ... read all

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