However, according to Phys.org, while scientists believe Mount Agung will continue to smoke for up to a month or more, a similar eruption is not considered particularly likely now. A Level 3 alert has been issued by the National Agency for Disaster Management, with officials recommending no public activities taking place within 6=7.5 kilometers - 3.5 to 4.5 miles.
Authorities have told people within a 7.5km exclusion zone to "immediately evacuate" in an "orderly and calm manner". While Denpsar's airport remains operational, several (mainly Australian) airlines have already cancelled flights in and out of Denpasar.
Indonesia sits on the Pacific "Ring of Fire", an area of tectonic plates that frequently collide, causing seismic and volcanic activity.
The volcano also erupted last Saturday, with ash going up 1,500m.
Volcanic eruptions on the Indonesian resort island of Bali have prompted officials to cancel flights and move about 24,000 residents out of the way as a thick ash cloud from Mount Agung, thousands of meters high, drifts east and southeast along the archipelago. About 25,000 people have been prevented from returning to their homes around the volcano since September when activity began for the first time since a 1963 eruption killed about 1,100 people.
7.2 magnitude quake rocks northern Iraq
On its website , the USGS placed the quake's epicenter at about 19 miles south-southwest of the Iraqi city of Halabja. Iranian state TV says a 7.2-magnitude quake has jolted the region near the border between Iran and Iraq.
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