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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.

Semeru volcano tours:
From Krakatau to Bali (16-days study and photo tour to Java, Indonesia)
Volcanoes of Java (17-days walking and trekking tour on Java)
Volcanoes of East Java (4-5 days walking tour to Bromo, Semeru and Ijen)
Bromo, Semeru, Ijen (trekking tour to Semeru, Bromo, Ijen volcanoes (East Java))

Semeru volcano news & eruption updates

latest (2021) ... | Jul-Aug 2020 | May-Jun 2020 | | Mar-Apr 2020 | Jan-Feb 2020 | 2019 | archive
Mon, 27 Apr 2020, 23:30
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 27 Apr 2020
Sat, 25 Apr 2020, 01:00
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 25 Apr 2020
Fri, 24 Apr 2020, 04:15
Wed, 22 Apr 2020, 23:30
Wed, 22 Apr 2020, 07:08
Lava flows from Semeru volcano (image: Sentinel 2)
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin recorded an explosion that generated emissions of gas and steam plumes with ash content. Ash plumes reached 13,000 ft (3,962 m) altitude. Read more... read all
Wed, 22 Apr 2020, 00:15
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 22 Apr 2020
Tue, 21 Apr 2020, 02:30
Mon, 20 Apr 2020, 00:00
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 19 Apr 2020
Sat, 18 Apr 2020, 23:45
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 18 Apr 2020
Thu, 16 Apr 2020, 08:11
Semeru volcano covered by clouds (image: PVMBG)
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin recorded today at 02:30 local time an explosion that generated an ash plume, which reached approx. 13,000 ft (3,962 m) altitude and drifted southwest. Read more... read all
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