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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: GROUND REPORT FOR ERUPTION TO FL140 MOV NE OBS VA DTG: 15/2310Z

Mon, 15 Feb 2021, 23:15
23:15 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Raung volcano on 15 Feb 2021
Satellite image of Raung volcano on 15 Feb 2021
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU01 at 23:10 UTC, 15/02/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210215/2310Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: RAUNG 263340
PSN: S0807 E11403
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3332M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/61
INFO SOURCE: VONA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: GROUND REPORT FOR ERUPTION TO FL140 MOV NE
OBS VA DTG: 15/2310Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 230/05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/0510Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/1110Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/1710Z NO VA EXP
RMK: VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SAT IMAGERY. HOTSPOT OVER THE
VOLCANO. GROUND REPORT FOR ASH FL140 MOVING NE. ADVISORY
WILL BE UPDATED IF FURTHER INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

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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