Lava pijar mengalir di lereng Gunung Sinabung, terlihat dari Desa Suka Ndebi, Karo, Sumatera Utara, Sabtu (30/7) dini hari. Aktifitas Gunung Sinabung berstatus Awas (level IV) masih meningkat ditandai dengan erupsi dan lava pijar yang mengalir di Gunung Sinabung. ANTARA FOTO/Tibta Perangin angin/im/nz/16

Medan, – Activities of Sinabung Mount in Karo, North Sumatra Province are still high based on the observation team of the Centre for Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation served on site.

Officers of Center for Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation (PVMBG) Post Sinabung Arif Cahya said, eruption and heat clouds glide still happening on the mountain.

Therefore, they have kept the alert status of the Sinabung Mount and imposing red zone so as not to endanger the safety of citizens.

On Saturday (15/10) morning, at 00.01 pm, the company experienced a record Sinabung eruption accompanied by hot clouds glide. However, the height of the column of hot clouds is not observed because of the volcano covered in fog.

“Around 08.00 pm was also no hot clouds, but not watch too,” he said in Medan.

Due to the high activity of Sinabung Mount, PVMBG continues to apply the red zone whose around customized with a range of hot clouds.

Southeast to the southern sector, the red zone is enforced within around of 7 km. East southeast sector with a radius of 6 km. Meanwhile, to the north east, the red zone imposed by 4 km far.(Musdi Anto)

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