Earthquakes Time tweeted: “The explosion of #Sinabung reached a height of approximately 5 km above the top, it is accompanied by a pyroclastic flow that developed on one of its flanks.
“There are already reports of ash fall in areas surrounding.”
Dr Devy Kamil Syahbana added the volcano was currently at alert level 3.
He tweeted: “Eruption of Mount Sinabung, North Sumatra 10 August 2020 at 10:16 WIB with an ash column height of 5,000 m above the peak ” 7,460 m above sea level). Currently Mount Sinabung is at Level III (Alert) Status.”
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