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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 news & eruption updates

Semeru volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA TO FL140 EXT SW LAST OBS AT 06/0320Z EST VA DTG: 06/1845Z

Thursday Sep 06, 2018 18:45 PM |

Satellite image of Semeru volcano on  6 Sep 2018
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 6 Sep 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU0295 at 18:40 UTC, 06/09/18 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180906/1845Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SEMERU 263300
PSN: S0806 E11255
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3676M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/38
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA TO FL140 EXT SW LAST OBS AT 06/0320Z
EST VA DTG: 06/1845Z
EST VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL140 070/15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/0045Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/0645Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 07/1245Z NO VA EXP
RMK: CURRENT SAT IMAGERY INDICATES THAT ASH FROM SEMERU HAS
NOW DISSIPATED. NO FURTHER REPORTS OF NEW OR ONGOING
ERUPTION.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

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Thursday, Sep 06, 2018
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Satellite image of Semeru volcano on  3 Sep 2018
Monday, Sep 03, 2018
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Monday, Aug 27, 2018
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Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 26 Aug 2018
Sunday, Aug 26, 2018
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Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 25 Aug 2018
Saturday, Aug 25, 2018
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