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Semeru volcano
Stratovolcano 3676 m (12,060 ft)
East Java, Indonesia, -8.11°S / 112.92°E
Current status: erupting (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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From Krakatau to Bali (16-days study and photo tour to Java, Indonesia)
Volcanoes of Java (17-days walking and trekking tour on Java)
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Semeru Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: HIGH LEVEL ERUPTION TO FL500 OBS VA DTG: 30/2000Z to 50000 ft (15200 m)

Mon, 30 Nov 2020, 20:00
20:00 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 30 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 30 Nov 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 50000 ft (15200 m) altitude or flight level 500 and is moving at 25 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 19:57 UTC, 30/11/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201130/2000Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SEMERU 263300
PSN: S0806 E11255
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3676M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/109
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: RED
ERUPTION DETAILS: HIGH LEVEL ERUPTION TO FL500
OBS VA DTG: 30/2000Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL500 S0807 E11259 - S0820 E11245 - S0809
E11239 - S0802 E11254 MOV SW 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/0200Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/0800Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 01/1400Z NOT AVBL
RMK: VA OBS ON SAT IMAGERY. A MORE DETAILED ADVISORY TO
FOLLOW AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20201130/2020Z=

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