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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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Semeru Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA ERUPTION TO FL120 EST VA DTG: 21/2304Z

Thu, 21 Jan 2021, 23:15
23:15 PM | BY: VN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU01 at 23:04 UTC, 21/01/21 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210121/2304Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SEMERU 263300
PSN: S0806 E11255
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3676M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/3
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA ERUPTION TO FL120
EST VA DTG: 21/2304Z
EST VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL120 210/10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 22/0504Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/1104Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/1704Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM VONA ISSUED 21/2223Z INDICATES DISCRETE ERUPTION
OBS WITH VA TO FL120, MOV N. VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON SAT
IMAGERY. HEIGHT AND WINDS BASED ON GROUND REPORT AND EC
MODEL WINDS. ADVISORY WILL BE RE-ISSUED IF NEW INFORMATION
IS RECEIVED.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news

Sat, 16 Jan 2021, 22:33
View of the pyroclastic flow at Semeru volcano this afternoon (image: Pasek Made / facebook)
The volcano had a significant eruptive phase this afternoon. Starting at around 17:24 local time, a pyroclastic flow was observed that traveled a distance of approx. 4500 m, according to Indonesia's Civil Defense Agency BNPB. ... read all

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