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Ambang volcano

Complex volcano 1795 m / 5,889 ft
North Sulawesi & Sangihe Islands, Indonesia, 0.74°N / 124.42°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
Ambang volcano books
Last update: 14 Aug 2014
Typical eruption style:

Explosive, construction of lava domes, pyroclastic flows - at present fumarolic activity


Ambang volcano eruptions: 2005 (phreatic), 1845 (+-5) No recent earthquakes
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The compound Ambang volcano is the westernmost of the active volcanoes on the northern arm of Sulawesi. The 1795-m-high stratovolcano rises 750 m above lake Danau. Several craters up to 400 m in diameter and five solfatara fields are located at the summit. Ambang's only known historical eruption, of unspecified character, took place in the 1840s.

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