Semeru volcano (East Java, Indonesia): weekly volcanic activity report 28 Feb-3 Mar 2020
Thu, 5 Mar 2020, 07:4307:43 AM | BY: MARTIN
Lava flows traveled down the slopes of Semeru volcano (image: Twitter)
PVMBG reported that during February and 1-2 March an explosions at the volcano generated a grey ash plumes, which rose approx. 656 ft-1,640 ft (200 m-500 m) above the summit crater.
Lava flow and incandescence from the summit crater of Semeru volcano ((image: Twitter)
On 26 February incandescent material was ejected to an approximate height of 10 to 50 meters above the Jonggring-Seloko Crater.
On 2 March lava flows on the south flank traveled 1,640 ft-3,280 ft (500 m-1,000 m) downslope the Kembar, Bang and Kobokan drainages.
The Alert Level remained at 2 (on a scale of 1-4).
There is a 1 km exclusion zone around the main crater and 4 km on the SSE flank.
Source: Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 28 Feb-3 Mar 2020
Thu, 5 Mar 2020, 01:00
Tue, 3 Mar 2020, 23:30