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Mount Merapi: Climbing One Of The World's Deadliest Volcanoes

“Eruption! Please  climb back down…quickly. The experts say there could be a bigger eruption later today.”

Had I not been milliseconds from plummeting 100 feet to an early grave moments earlier, this announcement from our guide would have concerned me more than it did. 1,177 more words

Indonesia

Yogyakarta: Quake Led to Minor Merapi Blasts

Klaten, Central Java. The frequently-active Mount Merapi experienced a minor eruption on Monday morning, scattering ash over its southeastern slopes. Seismic instruments at a government monitoring station recorded a 5.4-magnitude earthquake in Malang, East Java, on Sunday night, and the two events are thought to be connected. 344 more words

NEWS

The Volcanoes of Indonesia

I have climbed Mount Bromo, and got very, very close to Mount Merapi in Yogyakarta, but I have always been fascinated by the countless active volcanoes that are dotted around Indonesia.  571 more words

Indonesia

Adventure Exploring the thrill of Merapi Danger Zone

Traveleggo.com - Mount Merapi is one of active mountains in the world and take a lot of international attention . The primary danger area of Mount Merapi has now been stretched and developed into an eco-tourism destination areas that attract tourists in the country of Indonesia . 174 more words

Travel

Volcano Activity - Indonesia, West Sumatra, [Mount Merapi Volcano]

Earth Watch Report  -  Volcanic Events

Thick plume of ash rising from the Merapi Volcano on November 10, 2010 and travelling to the west. From Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite, A dark brown streak down the southern face of the volcano is ash and other volcanic material deposited by a pyroclastic flow or lahar. 542 more words

Earth Watch Report