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Sinabung volcano
Stratovolcano 2460 m (8,071 ft)
Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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2013-ongoing, 2010
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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano (Sumatra, Indonesia) activity update

Tue, 24 Sep 2013, 16:31
16:31 PM | BY: T
No more eruptions have taken place during the past days.Authorities allowed about 6,000 of the more than 10,000 reported evacuees to return to their homes.
Previous news
Fri, 20 Sep 2013, 01:05
Since the eruptions on 15 and 17 September, the volcano has been calm, but VSI warns that new eruptions could follow. ... read all
Tue, 17 Sep 2013, 12:14
Eruption of Sinabung this morning (VSI webcam)
A powerful explosion occurred this morning. An ash plume rose to about 6 km height. The volcano continued with near-constant ash venting following the eruption. ... read all
Mon, 16 Sep 2013, 13:18
Degassing from Sinabung today
The volcano has been calm today and not produced new explosions except some weak ash venting this morning, and continues to show strong degassing. Evacuations of people living in close vicinity continue because the volcano could erupt more violently any time. ... read all
Sun, 15 Sep 2013, 08:58
Webcam image showing the lava glow (likely from a new lava flow or impacts from explosions) starting at 02:55 local time this morning (VSI webcam)
A new and seemingly more or less unexpected eruption occurred over night at Sumatra's Sinabung volcano. The Volcanological Survey of Indonesia (VSI) raised the volcanic alert level to 3 (out of 4). ... read all
Thu, 30 Sep 2010, 06:49
No more ash explosions have been reported recently from Sinabung volcano. The crater remains active with strong degassing, creating a small steam plume. ... read all
 

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