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Eruption of Sinabung Volcano, Indonesia

Violent Blast from Sinabung
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Violent Blast from Sinabung

The Indonesian volcano blew a chunk of its peak into the sky, dropping ash across tens of kilometers and sending up a sulfur dioxide plume.

Published Feb 21, 2018

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Eruption of Sinabung Volcano, Indonesia
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Eruption of Sinabung Volcano, Indonesia

Infrared imagery reveals a pyroclastic flow on the Sumatran Volcano.

Published Mar 11, 2014

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Changed Landscape Around Sinabung
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Changed Landscape Around Sinabung

On February 1, 2014, fifteen people were killed when hot debris from this Indonesian volcano engulfed the village of Sukameriah.

Published Feb 12, 2014

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Smothering Ash Cloud from Sinabung Volcano
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Smothering Ash Cloud from Sinabung Volcano

A cycle of lava dome growth and collapse is feeding pyrolcastic flows and ash plumes at the Indonesian volcano.

Published Jan 29, 2014

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Roiling Ash Plume above Sinabung Volcano
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Roiling Ash Plume above Sinabung Volcano

An intense eruption in Indonesia has covered the surrounding landscape in ash.

Published Jan 19, 2014

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