Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates
Sinabung volcano (Sumatra, Indonesia): elevated activity continues
Mon, 31 Aug 2020, 06:3606:36 AM | BY: MARTIN
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Darwin (VAAC) reported that explosive activity continues from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions.
Eruption from Sinabung volcano this morning (image: PVMBG)
An explosion occurred at 09:28 local time this morning. Ash column reached up to 12,000 ft (3,657 m) altitude.
Lahars (mud flows) could also occur if heavy rainfalls remobilise the fresh ash deposits.
The warning bulletin states that ballistic impacts of volcanic bombs and pyroclastic flows could affect an area of about 3 km distance from the main crater and 5 km on the SE flank and 4 km on the NE flank.
Mon, 31 Aug 2020, 03:15
Mon, 24 Aug 2020, 07:30
Sinabung Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA ERUPTION TO F110 EXTD W OBS VA DTG: 24/0730Z to 11000 ft (3400 m)
Sun, 23 Aug 2020, 17:20
Near-constant vulcanian activity continues from the summit crater. ... read all
Sun, 23 Aug 2020, 02:00
Sinabung Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA ERUPTION TO FL130 OBS 23/0130, MOV W/NW to 13000 ft (4000 m)