Semeru volcano (East Java, Indonesia): eruption continues with lava flows
Wed, 22 Apr 2020, 07:0807:08 AM | BY: MARTIN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin recorded an explosion that generated emissions of gas and steam plumes with ash content. Ash plumes reached 13,000 ft (3,962 m) altitude.
Lava flows from Semeru volcano (image: Sentinel 2)
Lava flows continue to be active on the south-southeast slopes of the volcano.
The Alert Level remained at 2.
The warning bulletin states that ballistic impacts of volcanic bombs and pyroclastic flows could affect an area of about 1 km distance from the main crater and 4 km on the SSE flank.
Wed, 22 Apr 2020, 00:15