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Bulletin N°1- Tanna Activity
VANUATU VOLCANO ALERT BULLETIN N°1 - TANNA ACTIVITY
Thursday, January 14th , 2016

TANNA VOLCANO 
19°32’0”S 169°26’30”E Summit 1184ft (361m)
Current Vanuatu Volcano Alert Level: Level 2
 

The Alert Level for Tanna Volcano remains at Level 2.
This means that the Yasur activity has changed. Explosions become intense, volcanic bombs may fall in and/or around the crater and volcanic gas and ashes can also affect some villages. The area of risk remains around the volcanic crater and in areas expose to trade winds.

 

This is another reminder to all visitors to observe this volcano away from the crater rim to avoid volcano activity related impacts.
All communities, villages, visitors and travel agencies have to seriously consider this information.

 

The Department of Meteorology and Geohazards will continue to closely monitor this volcano activity. More information will be provided accordingly when necessary.


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Bulletin N°1 - Ambae Activity

 VANUATU VOLCANO ALERT BULLETIN N°1 - AMBAE ACTIVITY

Tuesday, January 5th 2016

AMBAE VOLCANO 
15°24’0”S 167°50’0”E Summit 4908ft (1496m)
Current Vanuatu Volcano Alert Level: Level 1
 

The Alert Level for Ambae volcano remains at Level 1.

This means that the volcanic activity remains unrest. The area of risk is around the Manaro Voui crater lake.

 

This is another reminder to all visitors to view the volcano far away from this Crater Lake to avoid volcanic gases and any other volcano activity impacts. All communities, villages, visitors and travel agencies have to seriously consider this information.


The Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo-Hazards Department will continue to closely monitor this volcano activity. More information will be provided accordingly when necessary.

 

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Bulletin N°1- Ambrym Activity
VANUATU VOLCANO ALERT BULLETIN N°1- AMBRYM ACTIVITY
Tuesday, January 5th 2016

AMBRYM VOLCANO
16°15'00"S 168°07'00"E, Summit Elevation 4377ft (1334m)
Current Vanuatu Volcano Alert Level: Level 2


The Alert Level for Ambrym Volcano remains at Level 2.

This means that the volcanic activity is still not stable. At this alert level the volcanic activity is likely to increase or decrease at any time from any of the active craters of Benbow and Marum (including Maben-Mbwelesu, Niri-Mbwelesu and Mbwelesu) but it could also remain at the same level for a longtime. The area of risk remains in the caldera.


This is another reminder to all visitors to observe this volcano away from the Danger Zone (see dashed Zone on the Map below) to avoid volcanic projectiles, gas, ashes and any other volcano activity related incidents. Volcanic gas and ashes can also affect villages expose to trade winds.
All communities, villages, visitors and travel agencies have to seriously consider this information.


The Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo-Hazards Department will continue to closely monitor this volcano activity. More information will be provided accordingly when necessary.

 

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Last Regional Earthquake Information


Seismic
Seismic event of 2016/02/07 at 02:03:37.7 UTC
Local time : 2016/02/07 at 13:03:37
in Samoa Islands Region
Magnitude : M 5.5
Depth : 10 km

Evènement sismique du 07/02/2016 à 02:03:37.7 UTC
Temps local : 07/02/2016 à 13:03:37
localisé à Samoa Islands Region
Magnitude : M 5.5
Profondeur : 10 km
 



 
Volcano Live Events
Live information on Vanuatu active volcanoes (volcano drums, cameras, bulletins, information, ...)
 

Tanna
Ambrym Ambae Lopevi Gaua
 
   Yasur Volcano, Tanna Island
 
   Volcano Alert Level: Level 2
 
 
   Volcano drums:
YASH Station Volcano cameras: YASH Station
Yasur drumplot


Yasur Webcam


 
 

 
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