Giant ash cloud: the volcano Sinabung in Indonesia erupted - a warning to the population

on Saturday he had ejected ash more than 4000 meters high. In many places, in the surroundings of the volcano in North Sumatra, a thick layer of ash lay on road

Giant ash cloud: the volcano Sinabung in Indonesia erupted - a warning to the population

on Saturday he had ejected ash more than 4000 meters high. In many places, in the surroundings of the volcano in North Sumatra, a thick layer of ash lay on roads, houses, and cars. First of all, there were no reports of Dead or injured.

In social networks impressive Videos of the dark smoke masses were to be seen. The population of the surrounding villages bang looked in the direction of the volcano. "The people are being advised, from the Radius of three kilometres from the summit to keep," said the Indonesian Geology Agency. There was a first stage, the third-highest alert.

in Large outbreaks in 2014 and 2016

The 2460 meters high Sinabung is located 50 kilometers southwest of the capital city of Medan. After he was calm, had it since 2010, outbreaks. Tens of thousands of people had to be brought in safety. In the case of particularly severe flares of 2014 and 2016, more than 20 people were killed.

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Updated Date: 10 August 2020, 09:27

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