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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 (16 days volcano and photo expedition to Ambrym and Yasur volcanoes, 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: NO ASH PLUME IDENTIFABLE ON WEBCAMS OBS VA DTG: 02/2058Z

Thursday Apr 02, 2020 21:00 PM | BY: VN

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

FVPS01 at 20:58 UTC, 02/04/20 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200402/2058Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: YASUR 257100
PSN: S1932 E16927
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 361M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/18
INFO SOURCE: WEBCAM
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: NO ASH PLUME IDENTIFABLE ON WEBCAMS
OBS VA DTG: 02/2058Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0258Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/0858Z NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/1458Z NO VA EXP
RMK: WEBCAMS INDICATE NO EVIDENCE OF ASH PLUME.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

Previous news
Glow from Yasur volcano this night (image: VMGD)
Monday, Mar 30, 2020
On 16 March Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Wellington recorded an explosion at the volcano that generated an ash plume, which reached approx. 5,000 ft (1,500 m) altitude. ... [more]
Eruption with ash emissions from Yasur volcano yesterday (image: VMGD)
Friday, Mar 13, 2020
The Vanuatu Meteorology and Geohazards Department (VMGD) reported the activity of the volcano continues at elevated levels. VMGD recorded explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant ash emissions and volcanic gases. ... [more]
 

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