Karangetang volcano news & updates:
Karangetang volcano (Siau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia) activity update: occasional ash eruptions reaching 3-4 km altitude
Четверг май 17, 2012 10:05 | АВТОР: T
Дарвин VAAC сообщили, что 14 мая пепла шлейф из Karangetang вырос на высоте 3,7 км (12 000 футов) над у.м. и drifted 130 км SE.
16 Мая пепла шлейфа снова вырос на высоте 3,7 км (12 000 футов) над у.м. Затем drifted около 110 км SE.
Пятница, мар 18, 2011
The activity of Karangetang volcano is increasing. The Indonesian Volcanological Survey has raised the highest level of alert (4), after pyroclastic flows (block and ash flow type) from the new growing lava dome on the summit into the Kali Kali Nanitu und Pangi valleys have have reached nearly 4 km distance from the crater on 18 March. 3 villages have been ordered to evacuate. [подробнее]
Суббота, мар 12, 2011
A new eruption started at Karangetang volcano yesterday 11 March (the day the massive Japan earthquake markes history). Karangetang is located on the remote Island of Api Siau north of Northern Sulawesi in Indonesia. Most likely, the new activity consists of strombolian activity, and perhaps intermittent phases of lava fountaining. ... [подробнее]
Karangetang volcano (Siau Island, Indonesia): ongoing strombolian activity and small pyroclastic flows
Четверг, сен 30, 2010
Karangetang continues to be active, as a recent report from the Indonesian Volcanological Survey shows, kindly translated in the latest SI/USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report: ... [подробнее]
Суббота, авг 07, 2010
A sudden eruption at Karangetang volcano in the remote island of Siau in the Sangihe archipel north of N Sulawesi happened on Friday 5 August and killed at least 4 people, as various news report. Several villagers living around the volcano are missing and many others are injured. ... [подробнее]
Четверг, ноя 12, 2009
Karangetang is active again, as the GVP/USGS editors report citing local newspaper sources. Batur might be getting active. According to news articles, a pyroclastic flow and a lahar occurred on 4 November. Residents saw active lava flows the next day. On 11 November, incandescent material was ejected ... [подробнее]