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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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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, LAST OBS MOV S AT 27/0050Z

Monday Jan 27, 2020 12:15 PM | BY: VN

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

FVAU01 at 12:09 UTC, 27/01/20 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200127/1215Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: SEMERU 263300
PSN: S0806 E11255
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3676M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/22
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: DISCRETE VA EMISSIONS TO FL140, LAST OBS
MOV S AT 27/0050Z
EST VA DTG: 27/1215Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL140 S0805 E11255 - S0805 E11256 - S0825
E11258 - S0821 E11243 MOV S 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 27/1815Z SFC/FL140 S0805 E11255 - S0805
E11256 - S0825 E11258 - S0821 E11243
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 28/0015Z SFC/FL140 S0805 E11255 - S0806
E11256 - S0825 E11248 - S0816 E11238
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 28/0615Z SFC/FL140 S0805 E11255 - S0805
E11256 - S0824 E11254 - S0819 E11240
RMK: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON LATEST SAT IMAGERY DUE TO MET
CLOUD. VA HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8 IMAGERY,
26/2256Z VONA AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20200127/1815Z

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