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Indonesia, Mt. Agung Update until 10 December 2017

07:07 Nov 27 2017 Bali

Indonesia, Mt. Agung Update until 10 December 2017
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= Update as of 10 December 2017 =
Based on Gunung Agung Update provided by Indonesian National Disaster Management Authority (BNPB), the total number of internally displaced people (IDPs) are 70,079 distributed in 237 evacuation sites; with the following details:
1. Buleleng regency, 10,774 IDPs in 9 evacuation sites;
2. Klungkung regency, 10,950 IDPs in 43 evacuation sites;
3. Karangasem regency, 41,597 IDPs in 131 evacuation sites;
4. Bangli regency, 961 IDPs in 4 evacuation sites;
6. Tabanan regency, 676 IDPs in 8 evacuation sites;
7. Denpasar city, 734 IDPs in 5 evacuation sites;
8. Badung regency, 487 IDPs in 5 evacuation sites;
9. Jembrana regency, 367 IDPs in 24 evacuation sites.

For more details update on Gunung Agung from the BNPB, please find the following link:
https://sites.google.com/view/updategunungagung

= Updates as of 29 Nov 2017 =
Regent of Karangasem declared the Official Emergency Response Status effective for 27 November until 10 December 2017, through Karangasem Regent Decision Number 698/HK/2017.

Status of Volcano Notice for Aviation (VONA) has been revised to Orange.

Official figures place 5,189 tourists being stranded in Bali due to closure of the airports.

= Updates as of 28 Nov 2017 =
Mt. Agung is currently in its magmatic phase with constant thick column of ash reaching a height of 2,000-3,400 meters from the volcanic peak.

As per official figures, there are total of 23,377 individuals housed in 234 shelters across the 9 districts on Bali.

Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS) is closed, while Lombok Praya International Airport (LOP) resumed its operation.

= Updates as of 26 Nov 2017 =
On 25-26 November 2017, Mt. Agung, in Bali, Indonesia has erupted twice with the following volcanic activity summary:
1) First eruption: 25 Nov 2017, 17.30 (UTC+8), releasing 1,500 m of ash cloud.
2) Second eruption: 26 Nov 2017, 05.45 (UTC +8), releasing 3,000 m of ash cloud.
Type of eruption: Phreatic eruption

As of 26 Nov 2017, 05.55 (UTC+8), eruption and ash emission is continuing, with ash cloud moving east-southeast. Best estimate of ash-cloud top is around 19654 feet (6142 m) above sea level, may be higher than observation.

As of 26 Nov 2017, 05.50 (UTC+7), Volcano Observatory Notice for Aviation (VONA) for Mt. Agung turns to Red.

PVMBG & BNPB increased the mandatory Exclusion Zone from 6 to 7.5 km radius effective from 25 Nov 2017.

BNPB reported 25,016 evacuees in 224 evacuation sites, as of 25 Nov 2017.

There is no official revision on Mt. Agung Hazard Map, on projected lahar flow.

Volcanic ash has been observed traveling as far as 12 km from Mt. Agung, residents in the area are advised to use mask for preventing respiratory illness.

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