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Bali volcano: Flights canceled after Mount Agung erupts



The eruption of Mount Agung on Friday lasted for four minutes and 30 seconds, the Indonesian National Board for Disaster Management (BNPB) said, spraying lava and rock showers over a 2.5 to 3 mile radius (1.6 to 1.9 miles). 19659002] Ash fell over dozens of villages, but no casualties were reported and evacuated, according to Reuters.

Some flights were canceled and resumed from Australia after the eruption.

Mount Agung, which stands at 3,031 meters (9944 feet) tall, has now erupted three times in May with six days between each eruption, according to the BNPB

The volcano's alert level remains at level three ̵

1; the second-highest level – and a 4 kilometer exclusion zone has been established. Nearby the settlements are not at risk, the BNPB said.

In 2017, authorities raised Mount Agung's alert level to four, the highest possible level, after an eruption cast and ash cloud as high as 9,100 meters (5.6 miles) across the island. 29,000 nearby residents were evacuated from their homes.

A major eruption in 1963 killed more than 1,700 people and destroyed a series of villages.


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