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Salak volcano
stratovolcano 2211 m / 7,254 ft
West Java, Indonesia, -6.72°S / 106.73°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Salak volcano eruptions:
1938, 1935, 1919, 1902-03, 1780, 1698-99
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Salak volcano news & activity updates:

Salak volcano (West Java, Indonesia) activity update: Uncertain that an eruption has occurred

Wednesday Oct 10, 2018 12:48 PM | BY: MJFLEGEND

So far, the reported large eruption has not been confirmed. It is possible that it was a false alarm, however the situation remains uncertain. Confirmation of either an eruption or a false alarm will be posted here when possible.
Previous news
Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018
The Darwin Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre (VAAC) has reported that a large explosion has occurred this morning (evening local time), with an ash cloud up to 50,000ft. This is the first eruption of Salak in 80 years (1938). ... [more]
Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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