Karangetang, Siau Island , Indonésia: activity remained stable.

Karangetang,   Siau Island , Indonésia: activity remained stable.

Based on observations conducted at the Karangetang Volcano Observation Post in the village of Salili, PVMBG reported during 4-11 November that activity remained stable. The lava dome was incandescent at night. Incandescent avalanches from lava-flow fronts traveled as far as 1.5 km E down the Batuawang and Kahetang drainages.

Seismicity decreased, but continued to be dominated by avalanche signals. The Alert Level remained at 3 (on a scale of 1-4); visitors and residents were warned not to approach Karangetang within a 4-km radius.

November 19, 2015. Karangetang,   Siau Island, Indonésia:

2.78°N, 125.4°E
Elevation 1784 m

Source: Pusat Vulkanologi dan Mitigasi Bencana Geologi , GVP.

Photo : Aris Yanto / Exploredesa.com

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