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Jailolo volcano

stratovolcano 1130 m / 3,707 ft
Halmahera, Indonesia, 1.08°N / 127.42°E
Current status: dormant (1 out of 5)
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Typical eruption style: Explosive
Jailolo volcano eruptions: none in historic times
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Sun, 8 Oct
Sun, 8 Oct 14:26 UTCM 3.1 / 2 km6 km3.1 HALMAHERA, INDONESIA
Sun, 8 Oct 06:54 UTCM 3.2 / 5 km10 km3.2 HALMAHERA, INDONESIA
Sun, 8 Oct 05:21 UTCM 2.5 / 3 km19 km2.5 HALMAHERA, INDONESIA
Sun, 8 Oct 04:11 UTCM 3.6 / 5 km25 km3.6 HALMAHERA, INDONESIA
Fri, 6 Oct
Fri, 6 Oct 04:23 UTCM 3.1 / 1 km8 km3.1 HALMAHERA, INDONESIA
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Jailolo stratovolcano is in the center of a volcanic complex forming a peninsula west of Jailolo Bay on the western coast of Halmahera Island. Jailolo stratovolcano has not erupted in historic times, but there are young lava flows on the eastern flank.

Background:

Small calderas exist on the SW side of the volcano. The westernmost caldera, Idamdehe, cuts an older volcanic edifice preceding Jailolo. There are hot springs on the NW coast of the caldera and hot mudflows were reported shortly before 1883. Another part of the volcanic edifice, Kailupa cone forms a small volcanic island off the southern coast of the peninsula.
Source: GVP


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