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Tangkubanparahu volcano
Stratovolcano 2084 m (6,837 ft.)
West Java, Indonesia, -6.77°S / 107.6°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 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
Typical eruption style:
Explosive. Frequent phreatic explosions during the past centuries.
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Tangkuban Perahu volcano news & activity updates

Tangkubanparahu Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO FL080 MOV S TO SW AT 07/0957Z.

Saturday Sep 07, 2019 13:00 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Tangkubanparahu volcano on  7 Sep 2019
Satellite image of Tangkubanparahu volcano on 7 Sep 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAU04 at 12:54 UTC, 07/09/19 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190907/1246Z
VAAC: DARWIN
VOLCANO: TANGKUBANPARAHU 263090
PSN: S0646 E10736
AREA: INDONESIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2084M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/6
INFO SOURCE: CVGHM, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO FL080 MOV S TO SW
AT 07/0957Z.
OBS VA DTG: 07/1246Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND
SFC/FL080 VRB05KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/1846Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/0046Z NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/0646Z NOT AVBL
RMK: CVGHM REPORT ERUPTION TO 200M MOV S TO SW AT 07/0957Z.
VA UNIDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY DUE TO MET CLOUD
OBSCURATION. A NEW ADVISORY WILL BE ISSUED UPON RECEIPT OF
NEW INFORMATION.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Explosion in progress this morning. Credit: PVMBG
Friday, Aug 02, 2019
Following increasing seismicity, gas emissions and deformation, and an isolated phreatic eruption last week, activity has again increased after a slight drop-off, with a number of further explosions over the last day. The alert level was raised to 2 (Waspdada) on a scale of 1-4; an exclusion zone of 1500m is in place. [more]
Satellite image of Tangkubanparahu volcano on  1 Aug 2019
Thursday, Aug 01, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Jul 26, 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 SW direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Tangkubanparahu volcano on 26 Jul 2019
Friday, Jul 26, 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. ... [more]
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). ... [more]

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