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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: INTERMITTENT LOW-LEVEL ERUPTIVE ACTIVITY.

Thu, 14 Jun 2018, 07:30
07:30 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVPS01 at 07:27 UTC, 14/06/18 from NZKL
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180614/0727Z
VAAC: WELLINGTON
VOLCANO: YASUR 257100
PSN: S1932 E16927
AREA: VANUATU
SUMMIT ELEV: 361M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/12
INFO SOURCE: SATELLITE, VANUATU GEOHAZARDS.
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: UNKNOWN
ERUPTION DETAILS: INTERMITTENT LOW-LEVEL ERUPTIVE ACTIVITY.
EST VA DTG: 14/0715Z
EST VA CLD: SFC/FL040 S1945 E16900 - S1915 E16900 - S1915
E16930 - S1930 E16945 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/1315Z SFC/FL040 S1915 E16845 - S2000
E16915 - S1930 E16945 - S1915 E16930
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/1915Z SFC/FL040 S1915 E16845 - S2000
E16915 - S1930 E16945 - S1915 E16930
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/0115Z SFC/FL040 S1915 E16845 - S2000
E16915 - S1930 E16945 - S1915 E16930
RMK: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY. LOCAL
OBSERVER CONFIRMS VA PRESENT EARLIER TODAY. VA HEIGHT BASED
OBSERVATIONS. MOVEMENT BASED ON MODEL GUIDANCE AND
OBSERVATIONS.
NXT ADVISORY: NO LATER THAN 20180614/1327Z

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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