Sinabung volcano (Indonesia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 11 May-17 May 2016 (Continuing Activity)
BNPB reported that a lahar passed through Kutambaru village, 20 km NW of Sinabung and near the Lau Barus River, at 1545 on 9 May, killing one person and injuring four more. One person was missing. A news article noted that three houses were also damaged.
Wed, 11 May 2016, 06:0006:00 AM | BY: VN
Based on satellite images and information from PVMBG, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 11-13 and 16 May ash plumes rose to altitudes of 3-4.5 km (10,000-15,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted SW, W, WNW, and NW.
Sources: Badan Nacional Penanggulangan Bencana (BNPB), Darwin Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre (VAAC), Okezone
From: Global Volcanism Program, 2016. Report on Sinabung. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 11 May-17 May 2016. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.
Wed, 4 May 2016, 22:35
No significant changes in activity have occurred recently. The volcano continues to produce occasional small to moderate vulcanian-type explosions, at rates of typically one or two per day, with ash plumes that rise 1-1.5 km above the crater. Read all
Wed, 4 May 2016, 06:00
Sinabung volcano (Indonesia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 4 May-10 May 2016 (Continuing Activity)
Based on satellite images and information from PVMBG, the Darwin VAAC reported that during 4-5 and 9-10 May ash plumes from Sinabung rose to altitudes of 3.6-4.8 km (12,000-16,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted W. ... Read all