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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
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Explosive. Near constant strombolian activity, occasionally stronger explosions, lava flows and pyroclastic flows.
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Semeru Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL140 OBS MOV S AT 26/2330Z

Monday Jan 27, 2020 01:00 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 27 Jan 2020
Satellite image of Semeru volcano on 27 Jan 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU01 at 00:53 UTC, 27/01/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200127/0052Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SEMERU 263300
PSN: S0806 E11255
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3676M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/20
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL140 OBS MOV S
AT 26/2330Z
EST VA DTG: 27/0052Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0804 E11254 - S0804 E11256 - S0822
E11303 - S0821 E11248 MOV S 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 27/0652Z SFC/FL140 S0805 E11256 - S0822
E11302 - S0822 E11247 - S0805 E11254
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/1252Z SFC/FL140 S0805 E11255 - S0822
E11300 - S0821 E11247 - S0805 E11254
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 27/1852Z SFC/FL140 S0805 E11254 - S0805
E11255 - S0822 E11300 - S0821 E11246
RMK: VA PARTIALLY DISCERNIBLE ON LATEST SATELLITE IMAGERY.
VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY, 25/2309Z
VONA AND MODEL GUIDANCE. ADVISORY REISSUED DUE TO ERROR IN
VAG TRANSMISSION.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200127/0652Z

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