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Rinjani volcano
Stratovolcano / caldera 3726 m / 12,224 ft
Lombok, Indonesia, -8.42°S / 116.47°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Rinjani volcano eruptions:
2016 (powerful vulcanian explosion on 1 Aug), 2015, 2010, 2009, 2004, 1994, 1966, 1965, 1953, 1949-50, 1944-45, 1941 (?), 1915, 1909, 1906, 1901, 1900, 1884, 1847
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Explosive
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Rinjani volcano (Lombok): news & activity updates

Rinjani volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA ERUPITON TO FL200 MOV W.

Tuesday Sep 27, 2016 07:45 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0300 at 07:30 UTC, 27/09/16 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160927/0730Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: RINJANI 264030
PSN: S0825 E11628
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3726M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/17
INFO SOURCE:
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA ERUPITON TO FL200 MOV W.
OBS VA DTG: 27/0730Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 S0821 E11629 - S0823 E11617 - S0830
E11619 - S0827 E11631 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 27/1330Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/1930Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 28/0130Z NOT AVBL
RMK: URGENT INITIAL ADVISORY. ERUPTION TO FL200 OBS ON
SATELLITE CONFIRMED BY PILOT. A FOLLOW UP ADVISORY WILL BE
ISSUED AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20160927/0735Z

Previous news
Rinjani's vulcanian eruption yesterday (image: Rindi Rmaniar / Instagram)
Tuesday, Aug 02, 2016
The volcano has remained calm since yesterday's sudden and very violent explosion. ... [more]
Today's ash plume from Rinjani volcano in Indonesia
Monday, Aug 01, 2016
The volcano had a sudden explosive eruption this noon, it seems. An ash plume was detected at 12:20 local time (04:20 UTC) that rose from the volcano to originally estimated 32,000 ft (10 km) altitude and drifted south. ... [more]
MODIS thermal signal from Rinjani (MIROVA)
Wednesday, Dec 16, 2015
It seems that the eruption at the Barujari cone is over. ... [more]
Explosion from Rinjani's Barujari cone on 1 Dec 2015
Saturday, Dec 05, 2015
The volcano continues to erupt, but activity has decreased a lot. When visited during 30 Nov - 2 Dec, "the volcano erupted just 2-3 times eruption per day", but some explosions were fairly big (s. image attached). [more]
Strombolian eruption from Barujari (Rinjani volcano) yesterday (image: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
Tuesday, Nov 17, 2015
The eruption continues with no significant change. When observed yesterday on location, the Barujari cone was in violent strombolian activity and the lava flow was still weakly alimented, creating a small steam plume at the lake entry of the flow. ... [more]

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