Mounagungsunrisetrekking.com – Mount Agung erupts again, ashes as high as 2,500 Meters above the peak of the volcano. Agung volcano located in Karangase regency Bali not yet sleep, the erupted on Saturday (23/12/2017 at around 11:57 pm.
Devy Kamil as a Head of Eastern Geological Hazard Mitigation Sub-Division of the Center for Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation (PVMBG) said the eruption this time the smoke marked as high as 2,500 meters from the top of the crater.
The smoke is even visible see from a distance of 15 of kilometers. Ashes smoke show eruptions accompanied by bursts of volcanic ash. The wind eruption tends to blow weakly towards the Northeast.
Based on the official PVMBG report which is broadcasted periodically every six hours, at 06.00 to 12.00 pm recorded one earthquake eruption with amplitude 26 mm and duration 120 seconds.
In addition, three earthquakes are also recorded gusts, four-time low frequency earthquakes, and shallow volcanic earthquakes three times, as well as a tremor earthquake (micrometer) with amplitude of 1-2 mm.
Therefore PVMBG appealed, community, climbers and tourists not to move or are in danger zone, which is all 8 km radius and sectorial extension to North-Northeast and Southeast-South-Southwest as far as 10 kilometers from the crater of Mount Agung.