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Amasing volcano

stratovolcano 1030 m / 3,379 ft
Halmahera, Indonesia, -0.53°S / 127.48°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: Explosive
Amasing volcano eruptions: none in historic time
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Thu, 6 Feb 2020
Thu, 6 Feb 22:35 UTCM 3.9 / 32 km29 kmHalmahera, Indonesia
Tue, 28 Jan 2020
Tue, 28 Jan 12:10 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km16 kmHalmahera, Indonesia
Amasing volcano lies off the southern coast of Halmahera Island, Indonesia, on the small island of Bacan (Palau Batjan). Bukit Amasing (Amasing Hill) is the largest and NW most of 3 small andesitic volcanoes, the other two being Cakasuanggi and Dua Saundara. No recent activity is know from Amasing, and the volcanic edifice is strongly eroded, suggesting it might be extinct.


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