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Indonesia: Volcano: 2001/02/10 Country Information on DRR

Period 2001/02/10
Country or District Indonesia
Event Type Volcano
Outline On February 10, Mt. Merapi (2,968 m) in Central Java increased activity. As huge clouds of ash and rivers of lava began spewing from the mountain, residents living at the foot have been evacuated.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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CNN News 2001/02/10
Indonesian volcano blows: hundreds flee 2001/02/10
Volcano in Central Java increased activity. Hundreds of people are evacuating.


Volcano World
Pictures of Mr. Merapi, Central Java

Space Science and Engineering Center
Picture by satellite around Mt. Merapi