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Volcanic hazard map of Awu volcano (VSI)
Friday, May 13, 2016
VSI raised the alert level of the volcano from 2 ("waspada") to 3 ("siaga" = eruption warning) yesterday - presumably because of increased seismic activity observed. ... [more]
Awu's 2004 lava dome (image: PVMBG)
Tuesday, Dec 01, 2015
Last week, PVMBG raised the alert level of Indonesia's northernmost known active volcano a notch, as small signs of new unrest had been detected recently: mostly, this is an increase in shallow seismic activity since the summer and more pronounced since the middle of November. ... [more]
 

Awu volcano eruptions

Stratovolcano 1320 m (4,331 ft)
North Sulawesi & Sangihe Islands, Indonesia, 3.67°N / 125.5°E
Eruption list: 1640(?), 1646, 1699(?), 1711, 1812, 1856, 1875, 1883, 1885, 1892, 1893, 1913, 1921, 1922, 1930-31, 1966 (large sub-Plinian explosion), 1968(?), 1992, 2004


The crater of Awu and its lava dome over the past century (VSI)
The crater of Awu and its lava dome over the past century (VSI)

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