Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Guaranteed tours:
17-30 Nov 2018: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
8-21 Dec 2018: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
27 Dec 18 - 2 Jan 2019: Kilauea Volcano Special - Big Island, Hawaiʻi
6-13 Apr 2019: Pearl of the Aegean - Santorini - Santorini Island, Greece
22-27 Apr 2019: Silver of the Aegean - Athens, Laurion, Milos Island (Greece)
2-17 May 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
4-11(12) May 2019: Fascination Volcano - Santorini Island (Greece)
4-12 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
11-19 May 2019: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
7-12 Jun 2019: Adventure Volcano - Yasur Volcano Travel - Tanna Island (Vanuatu)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
Yasur volcano
stratovolcano 361 m (1,184 ft)
Tanna Island, Vanuatu, -19.53°S / 169.44°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
Yasur webcams / live data | Reports
Yasur volcano videos
Yasur volcano books | Tours
| Places to stay
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)

Latest satellite images
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: LOW-LEVEL INTERMITTENT ERUPTION.

Wednesday Jun 13, 2018 01:00 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 00:52 UTC, 13/06/18 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180613/0052Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: YASUR 257100
PSN: S1932 E16927
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 361M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/6
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM, VANUATU GEOHAZARDS.
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: LOW-LEVEL INTERMITTENT ERUPTION.
EST VA DTG: 13/0038Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL030 S1915 E16930 - S1915 E16915 - S1930
E16845 - S1945 E16930 - S1930 E16945 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/0638Z SFC/FL030 S1930 E16845 - S2000
E16915 - S1930 E16945 - S1915 E16930 - S1915 E16915
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/1238Z SFC/FL030 S1930 E16845 - S2000
E16915 - S1930 E16945 - S1915 E16930 - S1915 E16915
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/1838Z SFC/FL030 S1930 E16845 - S2000
E16915 - S1930 E16945 - S1915 E16930 - S1915 E16915
RMK: VA OBSC BY MET CLOUD. VA IDENTFIABLE ON WEBCAM. LOCAL
REPORT OF ASH FALL RECEIVED 0032Z. MOVEMENT AND HEIGHTS
BASED ON IR SAT IMAGERY, MODEL GUIDENCE, NOUMEA 12Z SOUNDING
AND LOCAL OBS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180613/0652Z

Previous news
Satellite image of Yasur volcano on  5 Jun 2018
Tuesday, Jun 05, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Jun 05, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

Saturday, Dec 16, 2017
Some photos of Yasur volcano taken during 19-22 Nov 2017 as part of the recent Round The World volcano tour. The activity was at normal levels with frequent small to moderately strong strombolian explosions from multiple vents at intervals of often less than one minute. [more]
Satellite image of Yasur volcano on 10 Aug 2017
Thursday, Aug 10, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Jul 29, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Text and images on this webpage are copyrighted. Further reproduction and use without authorization is not consented. If you need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.
Home | Travel | Destinations | Volcanoes | Photos | Earthquakes | About | Glossary | News | Contact | Privacy | Imprint || Français | Deutsch
Follow us: