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Mount Sinabung in Karo regency, North Sumatra, erupted again on Sunday, spewing hot clouds to the south and southeast of the volcano. The eruption, which occurred at 5:12 a.m. local time, was reported to be the largest of the eruptions that occured in the ...
Philippine Daily Inquirer · 6/15/2015
This content has not been independently verified. Mount Sinabung year event held in A Two Coffee, this event carried on to commemorate the eruption of Mount Sinabung in the Karo happening. Remembering one year Sinabung also invited Photographer in …
Demotix · 9/15/2014
The teams planned to resume searching Sunday morning for more victims and survivors of the eruption of the volcano, Mount Sinabung. Three people were reported injured, and officials warned that the volcano could erupt again and that the death toll was ...
New York Times · 2/1/2014
(Photo : Getty Images/Ulet Ifansasti ) Mount Sinabung has erupted, sending clouds of ash into the sky on June 16, Tuesday. The eruption of one of the world's most active volcanoes is the latest since the government put the volcano on its highest alert status.
chinatopix.com · 6/18/2015
The volcano looms ominously over the horizon of northern Sumatra. This scary volcano, one among many dominating the island of Indonesia, had been dormant for the past 400 years until a 2010 eruption saw the volcano rearing its head again. And looks …
esbtrib.com · 6/22/2015
Jakarta: Mount Sinabung volcano in North Sumatra in Indonesia erupted Sunday, sending columns of ash up to 3,000 meters to the sky, an official said. But the eruption did not trigger evacuation. The volcano has erupted four times since earlier Sunday ...
India TV · 10/5/2014
The Guardian has more on the eruptions: More than 50 eruptions on Saturday sent lava and searing gas tumbling out of the volcano in the North Sumatra province down the south-eastern slopes up to three miles away, said Indonesia’s disaster mitigation ...
HyperVocal · 1/6/2014
Mt. Sinabung in Sumatra let out a long roar on Wednesday, erupting for a full 907 seconds, or just over 15 minutes – about 0.0028% of the year since it first started acting up. Daily eruptions, which started last November and lasted for months, coated ...
The Wall Street Journal · 9/25/2014
Image: A villager clears ash on the roof of his house with water during the eruption of Mount Sinabung at Kuta Rakyat village in Karo district, Indonesia's North Sumatra province. Photographs: Beawiharta/Reuters
Rediff India Abroad · 1/23/2014
Thousands of people living close to a volcano in Indonesia have been forced to flee their homes after it began erupting violently. Mount Sinabung, on the island of Sumatra, became active again in 2010 but there has been more activity since 2 June.
BBC · 6/15/2015

Mount Sinabung

Mount Sinabung is a Pleistocene-to-Holocene stratovolcano of andesite and dacite in the Karo plateau of Karo Regency, North Su…
Mount Sinabung is a Pleistocene-to-Holocene stratovolcano of andesite and dacite in the Karo plateau of Karo Regency, North Sumatra, Indonesia, 25 miles from the Lake Toba supervolcano. Many old lava flows are on its flanks and the last known eruption, before recent times, occurred in the year 1600. Solfataric activities were last observed at the summit in 1912; recent documented events include an eruption in the early hours of 29 August 2010 and eruptions in September and November 2013, January, February and October 2014. Between 2013 and 2014 the alert for a major event was increased with no significant activity. On 2 June 2015 the alert was again increased, and as of 26 June 2015 at least 10,000 people have been evacuated, fearing a major eruption. The long eruption of Mount Sinabung is similar to Mount Unzen in Japan, which erupted for 5 …
  • Last eruption: Oct 05, 2014
  • Elevation: 8,071 feet (2,460 m)
  • Prominence: 3,750 feet (1,143 m)
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