Slamet Volcano, Central-Java, Indonesia – August 2019

Published: 28th August 2019

Slamet have seen a increase in seismicity in July-August 2019, and the alert level of the volcano was subsequently raised to Level 2 (Waspada) on the 9th August 2019. 

Important Note:

This is my personal notes, and should not be considered as Official information regarding the volcano or its activity. For updated information and official statements on the volcanic activity of Slamet Volcano, visit the Indonesian authorities website MAGMA Indonesia. and Center for Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation`(PVMBG) and BMKG – Indonesian Agency for Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics. On Twitter (@id_magma , @vulkanologi_mbg and @infoBMKG)

The restriction/danger zone for Slamet is as of 29th July at 2km from the summit-crater, recommended by the Indonesian `Center for Volcanology and Geology and the volcano is at Level 2.


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Slamet seen at first light.

Te scenery below Slamet is lush altough Java is experiencing the peak of this years dry season.

Degassing from the summit crater.