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Raung volcano
Stratovolcano 3332 m (10,932 ft)
East Java, Indonesia, -8.13°S / 114.04°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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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
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Explosive
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Raung volcano satelite image by (c) Google Earth View
Raung volcano satelite image by (c) Google Earth View
 

Raung volcano (East Java, Indonesia): activity decreases

Tuesday Aug 11, 2015 10:08 AM | BY: T

Heat signal from Raung volcano (MIROVA)
Heat signal from Raung volcano (MIROVA)
Activity has decreased at the volcano. During the past days, the ash plume was much lower and only extended several tens of kilometers in southerly directions.
Heat emission remains significant, but has also decreased a lot compared to the previous week.
Previous news
Ash plume from Raung this morning (photo: L.K.Adam / Twitter)
Saturday, Aug 08, 2015
Intense ash emissions continue to produce a plume that stretches hundreds of kilometers to the SW. Many flights to and from Bali were canceled or delayed today again. ... [more]
Raung's ash plume yesterday (NASA satellite image)
Friday, Aug 07, 2015
Intense ash emissions and northwesterly winds have repeatedly forced to close Bali's Denpasar International Airport (DPS) during the past days, resulting in many flight cancellations. ... [more]
Landsat 8 satellite image of Raung on 27 July. A gray patch left of a forest fire is visible on the NE flank.
Tuesday, Aug 04, 2015
The eruption at the volcano remains very intense and might have increased during the past days. ... [more]
Heat signal from Raung volcano during the past year (MIROVA)
Monday, Aug 03, 2015
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. ... [more]
Satellite image of Raung volcano on 20 July 2015
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]

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