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Stratovolcano 3332 m (10,932 ft)
East Java, Indonesia, -8.13°S / 114.04°ECurrent status
: normal or dormant
(1 out of 5)Raung webcams / live data
| ReportsRaung volcano books | ToursRaung 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, 2014-15Typical eruption style:
Last earthquakes nearbyLatest satellite images
Raung volcano satelite image by (c) Google Earth View
Raung volcano (East Java, Indonesia): continuing eruption, increased heat signal
Monday Aug 03, 2015 15:50 PM | BY: T
Heat signal from Raung volcano during the past year (MIROVA)
The eruption continues. Ash emissions have decreased, while satellite-detected heat emission increased during the past days. This could suggest that activity is now more effusive (lava flows) than explosive (ash emissions) in style.
This morning, an ash plume rose approx. 1 km above the volcano and drifted 100 km to the SW. Indonesia's Volcanological Survey VSI mentioned yesterday that seismic activity rapidly decreased. Whether this means a near ending of the eruption remains to be seen.
Friday, Jul 31, 2015
The attached satellite image from 20 July shows that the whole crater floor has been covered by fresh lava flows. ... [more]
Tuesday, Jul 28, 2015
Strombolian activity occurs from two main vents as the submitted photo shows. [more]
Tuesday, Jul 28, 2015
The eruption, now over 4 weeks old, continues with no significant changes. Strong lava effusion inside the summit caldera is accompanied by near-constant ash emissions rising 1-2 km and drifting up to 100-200 km in mostly westerly directions. ... [more]
Wednesday, Jul 22, 2015
The eruption of the volcano continues with intense ash emissions and the effusion of lava from vents inside the caldera and shows no signs of weakening. ... [more]
Tuesday, Jul 14, 2015
These satellite images from 11 and 12 July show the ongoing eruption of Raung volcano and its large ash plume, which caused several airports to shut down. [more]
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