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The crater of Benbow in the Ambrym caldera
The crater of Benbow in the Ambrym caldera

Latest news from Ambrym:

Satellite image of Ambrym volcano on 17 Dec 2018
Monday, Dec 17, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Wellington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Lava fountains from Ambrym's intracaldera flank eruption (image: John Tasso)
Monday, Dec 17, 2018
A small fissure eruption began inside the volcano's caldera near the base of Marum cone on Saturday (15 Dec) morning at around 06:00 local time. ... [more]
 

Ambrym volcano eruptions

shield volcano 1334 m (4,377 ft)
Vanuatu, -16.25°S / 168.12°E
Eruption list: 1774, 1820(?), 1863, 1870(?), 1871, 1883, 1884, 1886, 1888, 1894, 1898, 1908, 1909(?), 1910, 1912, 1913, 1915, 1929, 1935, 1937, 1938, 1942, 1950, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1957, 1958, 1960, 1961, 1963, 1964, 1967, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1977 (2x), 1979 (2x), 1980, 1981, 1983, 1984, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1994, 1996, 2006, 2008, 2009 -ongoing


Map of the Ambrym caldera

map of Ambrym caldera
A sketch map of the vast caldera of Ambrym showing the location of its multiple vents. Taken from Stromboli Online.
 

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