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Diaporama
Soputan volcan
Stratovolcano 1784 m (5,853 ft)
North Sulawesi, Indonesia, 1.11°N / 124.73°E
Condition actuelle: en vigilance - niveau agité (2 sur 5)
Soputan webcams / données en temps réel | Reports
Soputan livres | Tours
Eruptions du volcan Soputan:
1785, 1819, 1833(?), 1845, 1890, 1901, 1906, 1907, 1908-09, 1910, 1911-12, 1913, 1915, 1917, 1923-24, 1947, 1953, 1966-67, 1968, 1970, 1971, 1973, 1982, 1984, 1985, 1989, 1991-96, 2000-03, 2004, 2005-ongoing
Style éruptif tipique:
Explosive, construction of lava domes, pyroclastic flows, strombolian activity.
Derniers séismes proches
Voyages au volcan Soputan
Volcans et Épices (17 jours de trekking sur les volcans de la mer des Moluques: N-Sulawesi, Karangetang et Halmahera)

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Volcano news: Soputan

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Mon, 26 Oct 2015, 09:52
Seismic recording of Soputan volcano today (image: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
The volcano is calm at the surface, but seismic activity shows it is at unrest and might erupt again soon. ...plus
Mon, 9 Mar 2015, 16:00
Activity continues at the volcano, but has been decreasing. ...plus
Sat, 7 Mar 2015, 17:29
Eruption of Soputan volcano this morning (image: VSI)
A new explosive eruptive phase occurred this morning, producing an ash plume that rose 4.5 km from the volcano's summit and pyroclastic flows that traveled 2.5 km.
Thu, 12 Feb 2015, 16:44
Front of Soputan's active lava flow on 5 Feb (photo: Andi / VolcanoDiscovery Indonesia)
The eruption continues with an active viscous lava flow on the upper western flank. Occasional explosions such as this morning produce ash plume that rise to 3-4 km altitude, i.e. 1.5-2 km above the volcano.
Andi filming the lava flow
Sun, 8 Feb 2015, 14:27
Activity remains elevated. An explosion produced an ash plume to 10,000 ft (3 km) altitude this morning.
Sat, 7 Feb 2015, 13:33
Active lava flow at Soputan volcano (image: newzulu.com)
The eruption continues at the volcano. It feeds a viscous lava flow about 500 m long on the volcano's upper western flank. ...plus
Thu, 5 Feb 2015, 20:06
The volcano remains active, producing explosions and incandescent rockfalls as our correspondant Andi reported. On 2 February, an ash plume from Soputan rose to an altitude of 6.1 km (20,000 ft) a.s.l.
Wed, 21 Jan 2015, 10:27
Soputan's activity yesterday (?) (Photo: Ist / Manado Express)
The eruption of the volcano continues. The new lava flow seems to have descended almost to the base of the summit cone, accompanied by abundant glowing rockfalls. Intermittent explosions, although decreasing in intensity during the past 2 days, still produce ash emissions that reach 3-4 km altitude. ...plus [lire toutes]
Mon, 19 Jan 2015, 14:59
Glowing rockfalls and lava flow on the western slope of Soputan (Fiqman Sunandar/Metronews)
A viscous lava flow lobe is active on the western flank of the summit cone. Spectacular incandescent rockfalls accompany this effusive activity. ...plus [lire toutes]
Sun, 18 Jan 2015, 12:42
Soputan's ash plume today.(Image: PVMBG / CVGHM)
An eruption occurred today, producing an ash plume rising to 5-6 km altitude. Darwin VAAC raised the alert level to red. ...plus
Tue, 6 Jan 2015, 19:36
The eruption of the volcano Soputan observed from the volcano observatory post (images: PVMBG / twitter)
The volcano erupted this morning at 02:45 local time with a strong explosion from the summit lava dome. It sent an 6 km tall ash column to approx. 26,000 ft (8,5 km) altitude. ...plus [lire toutes]
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Background:

The small Soputan stratovolcano on the southern rim of the Quaternary Tondano caldera on the northern arm of Sulawesi Island is one of Sulawesi's most active volcanoes.  The youthful, largely unvegetated volcano rises to 1784 m and is located SW of Sempu volcano.  It was constructed at the southern end of a SSW-NNE trending line of vents.  During historical time the locus of eruptions has included both the summit crater and Aeseput, a prominent NE-flank vent that formed in 1906 and was the source of intermittent major lava flows until 1924.


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Source: GVP, Smithsonian Institution


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