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Stratovolcano 3676 m (12,060 ft)
East Java, Indonesia, -8.11°S / 112.92°ECurrent status
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| ReportsSemeru volcano videosSemeru volcano books | ToursSemeru volcano eruptions:
1818, 1829, 1830, 1832, 1836, 1838, 1842, 1844, 1845, 1848, 1849(?), 1851, 1856, 1857, 1865, 1866(?), 1887, 1887, 1888, 1889-91, 1892, 1893, 1893-94, 1895, 1896, 1897, 1899, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1907, 1908, 1909-10, 1910-11, 1911, 1912, 1913, 1941-42, 1945, 1946, 1946-47, 1950-64, 1967-ongoingTypical eruption style:
Explosive. Near constant strombolian activity, occasionally stronger explosions, lava flows and pyroclastic flows.Last earthquakes nearby
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Semeru volcano news & eruption updates
Semeru Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA REPORTED TO FL130 MOV S AT 07/2211Z OBS VA DTG: 07/2237Z
Thursday May 07, 2020 22:45 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 7 May 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAU03 at 22:37 UTC, 07/05/20 from ADRM
VOLCANO: SEMERU 263300
PSN: S0806 E11255
SUMMIT ELEV: 3676M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/66
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA REPORTED TO FL130 MOV S AT 07/2211Z
OBS VA DTG: 07/2237Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/0437Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/1037Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/1637Z NO VA EXP
RMK: GROUD REPORT OF ERUPTION TO FL130 AT 07/2211Z, CANNOT
BE IDENTIFIED ON CLOUD-FREE SAT IMG. HOTSPOT PRESENT AT
VOLCANO. ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IF NEW INFO IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
Sunday, May 03, 2020
PVMBG recorded an explosion that generated emissions of gas and steam plumes with ash content. Ash plumes reached 13,000 ft (3,962 m)
altitude and drifted NE. ...
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