THE FACTS: Mount Sinabung did erupt on June 9, but the video being shared does not show that eruption. The video is an educational simulation made with 3D technology and uploaded to Vimeo by.
The volcano observatory for aviation has placed Sinabung on red alert, which usually means that the eruption is imminent. The 2,460-metre (8,071-foot) high volcano is among the most.
Mount Sinabung is a Pleistocene-to-Holocene stratovolcano. It is located in a relatively cool area on a fertile plateau with mountains bounding the north. The summit crater of the volcano has a complex, longer form due to vents migrating on the N-S line. The 2,460 meter high andesitic-to-dacitic volcano comes from the Sunda Arc, which is created by the subduction of the Indo-Australian Plate.
Sumatra’s Mount Sinabung put on a furious show on Monday, blowing ash over 16,000 feet into the air. Heavy dark billowing clouds also rolled down the erupting volcano’s slopes. No one was injured in this latest volcano eruption in an increasingly active Indonesia. Indonesia currently has three erupting volcanoes. Indonesia has 120 active volcanoes.
Villagers who live on the slope of Mount Sinabung receive food at a temporary shelter in Karo, North Sumatra, Indonesia, Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010. The volcano spewed hot lava and sand high into the.
Indonesia’s Mount Sinabung volcano unleashes towering ash column Most of Kilauea’s activity has been nonexplosive, but a 1924 eruption spewed ash and 10-ton (9-metric ton) rocks into the sky, leaving one man dead. Puu Oo’s 1983 eruption resulted in lava fountains soaring over 457 metres high. In the decades since, the lava flow has buried.
A chilling video is viral, mostly on WhatsApp claiming Volcano erruption of Mount Sinabung, North Sumatra, Indonesia on 9th June. The video shows the eruption coming from under a calm sea covering the CCTV which after the dust and ash settles, shows completely burnt neighborhood.
Claim: Video showing volcanic eruption of Mount Sinabung in North Sumatra, Indonesia.