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stratovolcano 1651 m / 5,417 ft
East Java, Indonesia, -7.98°S / 113.34°E
: normal or dormant
(1 out of 5)
Lamongan volcano eruptions:
2003(?), 1953(?), 1898, 1896, 1893, 1891, 1890-91, 1890, 1889, 1888, 1887-88, 1887, 1885-86, 1884, 1883, 1877, 1874, 1872, 1870-71, 1870, 1869, 1869, 1864, 1861, 1859, 1856, 1849, 1847, 1847, 1843-44, 1841-42, 1838, 1830, 1829, 1826, 1824, 1821-22, 1818, 1817, 1808, 1806, 1799
Typical eruption style:
Effusive and mildly explosive
Last earthquakes nearby
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| Landsat 8
Lamongan volcano news & activity updates
Lamongan volcano (East Java, Indonesia): signs of unrest, alert raised to yellow due to increased seismic activity
Thu, 15 Mar 2012, 08:33
08:33 AM | BY: T
A new volcano in Indonesia, Lamongan volcano in Eastern Java, is showing signs of unrest: weak steaming from its active crater and increasing earthquakes were reported by Indonesian scientists. The increase in earthquakes started on 23 February and seismicity increased again significantly on 8 March when tremor was recorded continuously the next day.
CVGHM raised the Alert Level to 2 (on a scale of 1-4) on 9 March. Residents and tourists were prohibited from going within a 1-km-radius of the active crater.
Lamongan is a small, relatively unknown stratovolcano east of the large Tengger massif (which contains the famous Bromo volcano). It was very active in the 19th century when it produced several lava flows, but has remained more or less silent during the past 110 years.
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