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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: 13/1123Z

Sat, 13 Feb 2021, 11:30
11:30 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Raung volcano on 13 Feb 2021
Satellite image of Raung volcano on 13 Feb 2021
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU01 at 11:24 UTC, 13/02/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210213/1123Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: RAUNG 263340
PSN: S0807 E11403
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3332M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/55
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSIONS TO FL180
EST VA DTG: 13/1123Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL180 S0806 E11402 - S0755 E11419 - S0805
E11426 - S0813 E11419 - S0809 E11402 MOV NE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/1723Z SFC/FL180 S0808 E11403 - S0807
E11402 - S0750 E11411 - S0802 E11423
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/2323Z SFC/FL180 S0808 E11403 - S0807
E11402 - S0748 E11402 - S0755 E11419
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 14/0523Z SFC/FL180 S0808 E11403 - S0807
E11402 - S0747 E11401 - S0755 E11419
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 20210213/1723Z=

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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