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Vanuatu Volcanic Alert Level (VVAL)

Lvl.0Normal
Lvl.1Signs of Volcanic Unrest
Lvl.2Major unrest
Lvl.3Minor eruption
Lvl.4Moderate eruption
Lvl.5 Very large eruption
Bulletin N°1 - Vanua Lava Activity
VANUATU VOLCANIC ACTIVITY BULLETIN N°1- VANUA LAVA ACTIVITY
Tuesday, January 17th 2017

VANUA LAVA VOLCANO 
13°80’S 167°47’E Summit  (921m)
Current Vanuatu Volcano Alert Level: Level 1
 
 

The Alert Level for Vanua Lava Volcano remains at Level 1.

This means that the volcano is showing signs of unrest. The risk of volcanic gas is significant at the area around the sulfur river and volcanic area.

 

This is another reminder to all visitors  to protect them to avoid volcanic gas impacts and other volcano related incidents.

All communities, villages, visitors and travel agencies have to seriously consider this information.

 

The Vanuatu Meteorology and Geohazards Department will closely monitor this volcano activity. More information will be provided  when necessary.


For further information, please contact Geohazards office at the Vanuatu Meteorology and Geohazards Department