Yasur volcano (Vanuatu) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 29 December-4 January 2022 (Continuing Activity)
On 30 December the Vanuatu Meteorology and Geohazards Department (VMGD) reported that activity at Yasur continued at a high level of “major unrest,” as defined by the Alert Level 2 status. Activity consisted of loud explosions, emissions of steam and ash, and the ejection of bombs that fell inside and around the crater area. Alert Level 2 is the middle level on a scale of 0-4.
Wed, 29 Dec 2021, 16:2716:27 PM | BY: VN
The public was reminded not to enter the restricted area within 600 m around the cone, defined by Danger Zone A on the hazard map.
Source: Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo-Hazards Department (VMGD)
From: Global Volcanism Program, 2021. Report on Yasur. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 29 December-4 January 2022. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.
Tue, 28 Dec 2021, 07:00
Mon, 27 Dec 2021, 19:45
Yasur Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION AT 20211227/0156Z CONTINUOUS LOCALISED LOW LEVEL ERUPTION