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Sumatra, Indonesia, 3.17°N / 98.39°E
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Sinabung volcano (Sumatra): eruption news and activity updates

Sinabung volcano (Sumatra, Indonesia): occasional small pyroclastic flows

Wednesday Nov 19, 2014 03:41 AM | BY: T

Smaller pyroclastic flow at Sinabung this morning
Smaller pyroclastic flow at Sinabung this morning
The volcano continues to produce occasional (generally smaller) pyroclastic flows triggered by collapsing parts of the still active lava lobe on the upper southeastern flank.
Previous news
Smaller pyroclastic flow at Sinabung today
Thursday, Nov 06, 2014
Several, but generally smaller pyroclastic flows occurred today at the volcano. They affected the southern slopes. [more]
Pyroclastic flow on Sinabung's western flank on 3 Nov
Wednesday, Nov 05, 2014
Growth of the viscous lava dome and lava lobe on the southeastern flank continues. Several pyroclastic flows, mostly smaller ones, have occurred from time to time during the past days. ... [more]
Pyroclastic flow on Sinabung this morning
Saturday, Oct 25, 2014
More pyroclastic flows have occurred today. A larger one this morning at 09:47 local time probably reached 3-4 km length and produced an ash plume that rose to 15,000 ft (4.5 km) altitude. [more]
Pyroclastic flow on Sinabung on 23 Oct 2014 (VSI webcam)
Friday, Oct 24, 2014
Pyroclastic flows have decreased in size and frequency, but continued to occur at least until yesterday. Cloudy weather prevents detailed observations most of the time. [more]
Pyroclastic flow on Sinabung 19 Oct 2014 (photo: Michael Dalton)
Monday, Oct 20, 2014
Pyroclastic flows of small to moderate size continued to occur frequently during the past days. ... [more]

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