Eruption of glowing spatter from Yasur volcano
Aerial view of Yasur with the exclusion zone and car park (image: GeoHazards)
Latest news from Yasur:
New observations from the Vanuatu Meteorology and Geohazards Department (VMGD) suggest that the volcanic activity at Yasur emits plumes of volcanic gases and/or ash. The danger zone remains at 600 meter around the volcanic cone. (See Yasur caldera safety map). The Yasur Volcanic Alert Level (VAL) has been at the Level 2 since 18th October 2016. ... read all
Yasur volcano eruptions
stratovolcano 361 m (1,184 ft)
Tanna Island, Vanuatu, -19.53°S / 169.44°E
Eruption list: ongoing since at least AD 1774 (but likely many centuries before)
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