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Yasur volcano
stratovolcano 361 m (1,184 ft)
Tanna Island, Vanuatu, -19.53°S / 169.44°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Yasur volcano eruptions:
ongoing since at least AD 1774 (but likely many centuries before)
Typical eruption style:
persistent strombolian activity
Last earthquakes nearby
Yasur volcano tours
Volcanoes and Cultures - Adventures in the South Sea (15 days volcano and photo expedition to Ambrym and Yasur volcanoes, Vanuatu)
A Dream Come True - World Volcano Tour (4 weeks round-the-world trip to Hawai'i - Vanuatu - New Zealand - Indonesia)
Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel (expedition to Yasur volcano, Tanna Island, Vanuatu)

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The best place to stay on Tanna is the White Grass Ocean Resort, who also organize one-day trips to Yasur volcano. If you prefer to stay near the volcano itself, there are many cozy bungalows and home stays in the area.
We personally prefer Kelson's Jungle Oasis which is probably closest to the volcano and has a direct view of the volcano (if you are lucky to get the spectacular tree house), but there are many other good choices as well: Booking.com
 

Yasur volcano news

Yasur volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA PLUME LAST OBS ON WEBCAM 09/07Z EST VA DTG: 09/1341Z

Monday Jan 09, 2017 14:45 PM |

Satellite image of Yasur volcano on  9 Jan 2017
Satellite image of Yasur volcano on 9 Jan 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 14:27 UTC, 09/01/17 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170109/1427Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: YASUR 257100
PSN: S1932 E16927
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 361M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/4
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM, HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA PLUME LAST OBS ON WEBCAM 09/07Z
EST VA DTG: 09/1341Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL040 S1930 E16915 - S1945 E16915 - S1945
E16930 - S1930 E16930 - S1930 E16915 - S1930 E16930 MOV N
0KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/1941Z SFC/FL040 S1930 E16930 - S1930
E16915 - S1945 E16915 - S1945 E16930
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/0141Z SFC/FL040 S1930 E16930 - S1930
E16915 - S1945 E16915 - S1945 E16930
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/0741Z SFC/FL040 S1930 E16930 - S1930
E16915 - S1945 E16915 - S1945 E16930
RMK: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE DUE TO MET CLOUD, BUT ASH STILL
EXPECTED TO BE IN AREA.

NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20170109/2027Z

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