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Tangkubanparahu volcano
Stratovolcano 2084 m (6,837 ft.)
West Java, Indonesia, -6.77°S / 107.6°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Tangkubanparahu volcano eruptions:
1826, 1829, 1842, 1846, 1896, 1910, 1926, 1929, 1952, 1957, 1961, 1965, 1967, 1969, 1983, 1985(?), 2013 (21 Feb-6 Mar, 5 Oct), 2019
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Explosive. Frequent phreatic explosions during the past centuries.
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Tangkuban Perahu volcano news & activity updates

Tangkubanparahu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL090 OBS VA DTG: 26/1005Z to 9000 ft (2700 m)

Friday Jul 26, 2019 10:15 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Tangkubanparahu volcano on 26 Jul 2019
Satellite image of Tangkubanparahu volcano on 26 Jul 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Darwin warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 9000 ft (2700 m) altitude or flight level 090 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVAU03 at 10:04 UTC, 26/07/19 from ADRM
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190726/1005Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: TANGKUBANPARAHU 263090
PSN: S0646 E10736
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2084M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/1
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8, CVGHM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CONTINUOUS VA EMISSION TO FL090
OBS VA DTG: 26/1005Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL090 S0647 E10737 - S0652 E10714 - S0647
E10713 - S0645 E10737 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/1605Z SFC/FL090 S0647 E10737 - S0654
E10710 - S0647 E10709 - S0644 E10737
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 26/2205Z SFC/FL090 S0647 E10737 - S0654
E10711 - S0647 E10709 - S0644 E10737
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 27/0405Z SFC/FL090 S0647 E10738 - S0654
E10711 - S0647 E10709 - S0644 E10737
RMK: ERUPTION TO FL090 AT 26/0850Z MOV W. INITIAL ERUPTION
VISIBLE ON 26/0850Z SAT IMAGERY, WITH WEAK VA EMISSION
ONGOING TO THE WEST. HEIGHT AND FORECAST BASED ON HIMAWARI-8
26/0940Z IMAGERY, 26/0935Z VONA AND MODEL GUIDANCE.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20190726/1605Z

Previous news
Monday, Jan 12, 2015
The volcano was placed on higher alert level (2 on a scale 1-4) on 31 Dec, as signs of volcanic unrest have recently been increasing (deformation, seismic activity). read all
Tuesday, Oct 15, 2013
No more eruptions have occurred since the series of 11 phreatic explosions between Saturday and Tuesday last week (5-8 Oct), but VSI continues to detect volcanic tremor. read all
Monday, Oct 07, 2013
Another phreatic explosion happened 7 Oct morning at 07:02 am WIB (local time). ... read all
Sunday, Oct 06, 2013
Phreatic eruptions occurred from the crater on Saturday and Sunday morning (at 06.21 and 03:37 WIB, respectively). The eruptions lasted about 10 minutes and produced small ash plumes. Volcanologists measured strong tremor accompanying the eruptions. read all
Tuesday, Mar 19, 2013
The alert level was back to normal (1 out of 4) yesterday. VSI reports that the recent monitoring have shown a significant decrease in seismicity since 9 March and no significant variations in ground deformation. read all

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