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Ambrym volcano
shield volcano 1334 m (4,377 ft)
Vanuatu, -16.25°S / 168.12°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Ambrym volcano eruptions:
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
Typical eruption style:
Effusive, formation of lava lakes
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The Volcanoes of Ambrym - the Grand Traverse (11-day volcano expedition to Ambrym - individual departures & group tours)
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Ambrym volcano news:

Ambrym volcano (Vanuatu ) activity update

Sun, 14 Oct 2012, 10:05
10:05 AM | BY: T
A strong SO2 plume is visible today from Ambrym, where several lava lakes remain active.
Previous news
Thu, 13 Sep 2012, 10:05
A strong SO2 plume can be seen drifting SE fro Ambrym. ... read all
Mon, 10 Sep 2012, 10:05
SO2 plume from Ambrym on 9 Sep (NOAA)
A strong SO2 plume from Ambrym can often be seen on NOAA's satellite images. Lots of fresh lava is needed to produce this plume. ... read all
Tue, 28 Aug 2012, 10:05
SO2 plume from Ambrym on 28 Aug (NOAA)
A significant SO2 plume from Ambrym is visible on the recent NOAA satellite image. ... read all
Sun, 19 Aug 2012, 10:05
SO2 plume from Ambrym on 19 Aug 2012
A strong SO2 plume from Ambrym is drifting west from the island, suggesting that the lava lakes are very active. ... read all

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