Sunda Arc Current Affairs, GK & News
Mount Sinabung, on the island of Sumatra, erupted for around 9 minutes on June 9 & send clouds of volcanic ash 7 km into the sky. The volcano has seen a spike in activity since its last major eruption in 2010. Mount Sinabung, which is 2,460m (8,071 ft) high, is among Indonesia’s most active volcanoes, ..
Mount Sinabung volcano erupted in Sumatra Island of western Indonesia. Eruption resulted in column of thick ash being spread seven km high to southeast and south of crater. Key Highlights Warning: Local residents living along rivers near volcano’s crater were advised to be on alert for possible lava flows. National Volcanology Agency of Indonesia urged ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2019
Category: Environment Current Affairs
Topics: Composite Volcano • Indonesia • Karo district of North Sumatra • Lake Toba Supervolcano • Mt. Sinabung • No-Go Zone • Pacific Ring of Fire • Pleistocene-to-Holocene • Stratovolcano • Sumatra Island • Sunda Arc • Volcanic Eruption