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Dieng volcano (Central Java): alert level rises to 3 (out of 4)
Timbang crater at Simbar village, Dieng volcano complex, is now on high alert status level 3. Inhabitants are being evacuated from a zone 1 km around the crater.
Do, 1. Jan 1970, 00:0000:00 AM |
The most feared scenario is a sudden eruption of large amounts of CO2 and H2S, such as has happened in 1979 from the nearby crater Sinila which killed around 160 people in that event.
Mo, 3. Jul 2017, 15:12
Dieng volcano (Java, Indonesia): small phreatic eruption injures 17 people, but rescue helicopter crash kills 8
A sudden steam-driven explosion (phreatic eruption) occurred yesterday from the Sileri crater in the Dieng volcanic complex, injuring several people. According to BNPB (Civil Protection), 17 people suffered mostly minor injuries (burns, fractures, cuts) and at least 10 were transported to a hospital. ... alles lesen
Do, 14. Aug 2014, 16:29
Alert level was lowered back to normal (1 out of 4). After the peak of the latest crisis in March 2013, activity (in particular gas emission levels) has calmed down to normal levels. ... alles lesen
Do, 28. Mär 2013, 17:10
VSI raised the alert level to the third highest level Siaga (3 out of 4), because significant changes were observed at the crater lake. The most spectacular was the change of the lake water color to dark brown on 24 March. ... alles lesen
Do, 14. Mär 2013, 08:10
During 7-11 March monitoring instruments detected carbon dioxide plumes from Timbang Crater drifting 50-200 m S; the concentration increased during 9-10 March. A strong sulfur odor was also reported, along with dead animals near the crater on 7 March. alles lesen
Do, 1. Jan 1970, 00:00
The seismic activity at the the Timbang crater in the Dieng Plateau in Central Java has calmed down, but the monitored CO2 levels are staying dangerously high. ... alles lesen