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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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Sinabung volcano eruptions:
2013-ongoing, 2010
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano (Sumatra, Indonesia) activity update

Tuesday Dec 03, 2013 16:56 PM | BY: T

Ash emission from Sinabung volcano today
Ash emission from Sinabung volcano today
Moderate ash emissions continued today, with estimated plume heights of 12,000 ft (3.6 km) altitude.
Previous news
Ash emission from Sinabung volcano today
Monday, Dec 02, 2013
Activity continues at relatively mild levels. Numerous small explosions and ash emissions occurred today, producing plumes reaching up to 15,000 ft (4.5 km) altitude: ... [more]
Saturday, Nov 30, 2013
Visual activity has decreased. Ash emissions have become less intense and less frequent. However, this could be only a pause, and the risk of larger explosions that can occur unexpectedly remains high. [more]
Continuous ash emissions from Sinabung today (VSI webcam)
Wednesday, Nov 27, 2013
The volcano continues to produce near-constant ash venting. The emissions produce a plume rising to estimated 18,000 ft (5.7 km) altitude. ... [more]
Tuesday, Nov 26, 2013
Ash emissions and explosions continue. So far, about 18,000 people have been evacuated from the most endangered zones in a radius of 5 km around the volcano. [more]
Ash plume from Sinabung today
Monday, Nov 25, 2013
More explosions of moderate size have occurred today. The volcano has also been venting ash in a near constant way between single explosions. Ash plumes have reached altitudes of 15-25,000 ft (4.5-7.5 km) and drifted eastwards. The following video shows today's activity: ... [more]
 

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