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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)
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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: VA TO FL140 MOV W AT 22/2340Z.

Thursday Aug 23, 2018 00:15 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 00:06 UTC, 23/08/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180823/0006Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SEMERU 263300
PSN: S0806 E11255
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3676M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/10
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL140 MOV W AT 22/2340Z.
OBS VA DTG: 23/0006Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0806 E11255 - S0808 E11257 - S0814
E11244 - S0805 E11245 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/0606Z SFC/FL140 S0805 E11256 - S0808
E11257 - S0823 E11232 - S0756 E11227
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 23/1206Z SFC/FL140 S0806 E11257 - S0809
E11255 - S0803 E11227 - S0747 E11239
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 23/1806Z SFC/FL140 S0805 E11257 - S0810
E11255 - S0810 E11227 - S0752 E11235 - S0752 E11236
RMK: INTERMITTENT DISCRETE ERUPTIONS OBS ON SATELLITE
IMAGERY MOV W. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 VIS
AND RGB IMAGERY, SURABAYA 22/1200Z SOUNDING AND MODEL
GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180823/0606Z

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