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Stratovolcano 3676 m (12,060 ft)
East Java, Indonesia, -8.11°S / 112.92°E
(4 out of 5)
Semeru 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-ongoing
Typical eruption style:
Explosive. Near constant strombolian activity, occasionally stronger explosions, lava flows and pyroclastic flows.
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Semeru volcano news & eruption updates
Semeru Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL140 MOV SW EST VA DTG: 19/1850Z
Sat, 19 Sep 2020, 19:00
19:00 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 19 Sep 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAU02 at 18:48 UTC, 19/09/20 from ADRM
VOLCANO: SEMERU 263300
PSN: S0806 E11255
SUMMIT ELEV: 3676M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/206
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL140 MOV SW
EST VA DTG: 19/1850Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0804 E11256 - S0807 E11257 - S0814
E11247 - S0809 E11244 MOV SW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/0050Z SFC/FL140 S0807 E11258 - S0825
E11230 - S0811 E11223 - S0804 E11256
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/0650Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/1250Z NO VA EXP
RMK: MINOR DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS IDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST RGB
SAT IMAGERY MOV SW AND EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE QUICKLY. VA
HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 19/1830Z IMAGERY AND
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200920/0050Z
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