Breaking News

Mt. Slamet’s intensity tear puts 5 regencies during risk: BPBD

14-Aug-2019 Intellasia |
ReliefWeb |
6:02 AM

Print This Post



<!– –>

Five regencies in Central Java are during risk of being influenced by a probable tear of Mount Slamet, that has been augmenting in volcanic activity over a past few months.

The volcano’s warning standing has been lifted from normal to waspada (caution), with authorities warning about a probability of a magmatic eruption.

Banyumas Disaster Mitigation Agency (BPBD) conduct Ariono pronounced a potentially influenced areas enclosed Banyumas, Purbalingga, Brebes, Pemalang and Tegal.

Three subdistricts in a north of Banyumas, namely Sumbang, Baturraden and Kedungbanteng, are generally during risk of being influenced should a volcano erupt, he said.

The BPBD has prepared slackening efforts in a box of an eruption, such as last depletion routes and ensuring that all warning signs are installed.

“Our credentials includes checking all of a apparatus and radio communication,” Ariono pronounced as quoted by on Monday.

The Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation centre (PVMBG) increasing a warning standing of Mount Slamet on Friday morning after it available during slightest 51,511 tremors and dozens of tectonic earthquakes from Jun 1 to Aug 8.

Mount Slamet is one of 18 plateau opposite a nation now underneath waspada status, a second-highest warning turn of Indonesia’s four-tiered volcano warning system.


Category: Indonesia


Print This Post

Article source:


Related posts

President Jokowi sets five priorities for his second term

Times of News

Anti-graft physique prepared to face Novanto`s pretrial suit

Times of News

UK summons Iran ambassador to protest ‘oil tanker breach’

Times of News