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Stratovolcano 1784 m (5,853 ft)
Siau Island, Sangihe Islands, Indonesia, 2.78°N / 125.4°E
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Erupciones del volcán Karangetang:
1675, 1712, 1825, 1864, 1883, 1886, 1887, 1892, 1899, 1900, 1905, 1921, 1922, 1924, 1926, 1930, 1930, 1935, 1940, 1940, 1941, 1947, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1952, 1953, 1961, 1961, 1962-62, 1965-67, 1967, 1970-71, 1972-76, 1976-77, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1983-88, 1989, 1991-93, 1995, 1996-97, 1998, 1999-2003, 2004-2005. 2008-9, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018-ongoing
Typical eruption style:
Explosive. Formation of lava domes and pyroclastic flows.
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Karangetang volcano news & updates:
Karangetang volcano (Siau Island, Indonesia): intense lava flow activity, field report
sábado nov 09, 2019 08:28 | POR: T
Active lava flow and incandescent rockfalls from Karangetang's crater 1 (image: Andi Rosadi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
The dominantly effusive eruption of the volcano continues at fluctuating, but generally high intensity. A group on our ongoing "Volcanoes and Spices
" expedition to northern Indonesia witnessed the eruption from close.
Expedition leader Andi who took the attached picture last night reported:
"... Karangetang is currently fluctuating but very active. The intensity is incandescent rock falls and from the lava flow at rates of around 40 times every 6 hours. Crater 1 is erupting the lava flow lava and crater 2 still glowing; activity of the volcano is dominantly from crater 1."
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