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11/05/2018 Mount Merapi eruption


Volcanic Ash, Mount Merapi Eruption, May 2018


Indonesia's Mount Merapi Volcano Erupts

Mount Merapi is an active stratovolcano located on the border between Central Java and Yogyakarta provinces, Indonesia. A phreatic eruption began on the morning, prompting the evacuation of areas within a 5-kilometre radius of the volcano. Adisutjipto International Airport in Yogyakarta was closed due to the eruption's ash plume.