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Raung,

active volcano, East Java prov., Indonesia, rising to 10,932 ft (3,332 m), with a steep-sided, 1.2-mi (2-km) wide caldera that is 1,600 ft (500 m) deep. It is located SW of Ijen caldera. A massive stratovolcano, Raung has frequent explosive eruptions.

Raung

 

a volcano on Eastern Java, in Indonesia. Mount Raung has an elevation of 3,332 m and is composed of andesitic and basaltic lavas. On the peak is a caldera measuring approximately 2 km in diameter and 600 m in depth. On the bottom of the caldera is a small secondary volcanic cone. Eruptions are frequent.

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In July, thousands of passengers were stranded in Bali because of similar volcanic activity on Mount Raung in nearby East Java, with Emirates flights reporting 10 hour delays.
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CAKARTA (CyHAN)- Indonesian Transport Ministry closed international airport in Bali for the fifth time earlier Saturday and resumed its operation about 4 hours after the shutdown as volcanic ash from Mount Raung disturbed flight, an official said.
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Mount Raung on Indonesia's main island of Java, which has been rumbling for weeks, sent an ash cloud floating over Bali that closed Ngurah Rai international airport, the transport ministry said.
The islands' airport, Ngurah Rai International, was again closed on Sunday as blooms of volcanic ash cloud billowed from Mount Raung in East Java.
Mount Raung in East Java has been spewing ash into the air for nearly a week, raising concerns it could interfere with aircraft safety.
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