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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) Yasur volcano eruptions:
ongoing since at least AD 1774 (but likely many centuries before)
Typical eruption style:
persistent strombolian activity

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Yasur volcano news

Yasur volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: LOW-LEVEL INTERMITTENT ERUPTION.

Wed, 13 Jun 2018, 01:00
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
Sat, 16 Dec 2017, 17:30
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. ... read all

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