Egon, Indonesia : potential threat of poisonous gas in a radius of 3 km.

Egon, Indonesia : potential threat of poisonous gas in a radius of 3 km.

Visually, no visible change in the color and height of emissions, but the smoke was observed with increased violence following pressure under solfatare of Egon. The color of the smoke of the solfatares is white and rise to an average height of 25-50 meters…

Egon, Indonesia : More than 1,200 people were evacuated from three villages .

Egon, Indonesia : More than 1,200 people were evacuated from three villages .

More than 1,200 people were evacuated from three villages in Egon Gahar, Matitara district, Sikka, East Nusa Tenggara, on Sunday morning, as the alert status of Mount Egon in the regency was raised to siaga (high alert). “Thousands of people from three villages, namely…

Egon, Indonesie : The level of activity of Egon is raised from level II (Waspada) to level III (Siaga).

Egon, Indonesie : The level of activity of Egon is raised from level II (Waspada) to level III (Siaga).

Authorities have raised the alert for a volcano in eastern Indonesia and told hundreds of residents to evacuate following increased activity. Mount Egon in East Nusa Tenggara province had rumbled since Tuesday morning as its magma pressure increased, said Sutopo Nugroho, spokesman for the…