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Stratovolcano 3676 m (12,060 ft)
East Java, Indonesia, -8.11°S / 112.92°E
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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL140, MOV S OBS VA DTG: 27/0330Z
Sun, 27 Sep 2020, 03:45
03:45 AM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAU03 at 03:30 UTC, 27/09/20 from ADRM
VOLCANO: SEMERU 263300
PSN: S0806 E11255
SUMMIT ELEV: 3676M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/212
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM [VONA], HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EMISSION TO FL140, MOV S
OBS VA DTG: 27/0330Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 27/0930Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/1530Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 27/2130Z NO VA EXP
RMK: GROUND REPORT FROM CVGHM SHOWS VA OBS AT 27/0204Z. VA
NOT DISCERNIBLE ON SAT IMAGERY. SUMMIT AREA PARTIALLY
COVERED WITH MET CLOUD. ADVISORY WILL BE UPDATED IF NEW
INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
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