Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-01072
Kawah Sileri is one of many craters in the Dieng volcanic complex that have erupted in historical time. This 1973 photo shows a plume at the crater where a 2-3 minute explosive eruption on 13 December 1964, killed 114 people. Kawah Sileri, located NE of the village of Dieng, is one of the northernmost craters in the Dieng complex.
Photo by Sumarma Hamidi, 1973 (Volcanological Survey of Indonesia).