Monday, 23 September 2019 | 01:07 WIB

Mount Agung Erupts, Status is at Alert

Mount Agung Erupts, Status is at Alert (msn)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - Mount Agungin Bali has erupted on Friday (05/24/2019) at 19:23 Indonsian central time., but the ash column height was not observed. This eruption is recorded on a seismogram with a maximum amplitude of 30 mm and duration of ± 4 minutes 30 seconds.

According to information compiled by the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, the Geology Agency, PVMBG Agung Volcano Observation Post, there was a roar in the Observation Post.

At present Mount Agung is in Status Level III (Alert) with the recommendation of communities around Mount Agung and climbers / visitors / tourists not to be, not climbing and not doing any activity in the Estimated Hazard Zone, which is in all areas within a radius of 4 km from the Mount Agung Crater Peak.

The Estimated Hazard Zone is dynamic and continues to be evaluated and can be changed at any time to follow the latest / most recent Mount Agung observation data.

Communities that live and move around the rivers which are upstream in Gunung Agung so that they are aware of potential secondary hazards in the form of rain lava flows which can occur especially in the rainy season and if the eruption material is still exposed in the peak area. The land area of ​​the rain lava follows the upstream rivers in Mount Agung.