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Lewotolok volcano (Lembata Island) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 3 August-9 August 2022 (Continuing Activity)

Wed, 10 Aug 2022, 14:00
14:00 PM | BY: VN
PVMBG reported that the Strombolian eruption at Lewotolok continued during 2-9 August. Daily white or white-and-gray emissions rose as high as 400 m above the summit and drifted in multiple directions. Photos in some posted reports showed Strombolian activity.
The Alert Level remained at 3 (on a scale of 1-4) and the public was warned to stay 3 km away from the summit crater and 4 km away from the crater on the SE flank.

Source: Pusat Vulkanologi dan Mitigasi Bencana Geologi (PVMBG, also known as CVGHM)
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From: Global Volcanism Program, 2022. Report on Lewotolok. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 3 August-9 August 2022. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.

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Lewotolo volcano
stratovolcano 1423 m / 4,669 ft
Lesser Sunda Islands (Indonesia), -8.27°S / 123.51°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5) Lewotolo volcano eruptions:
2012, 1951, 1920, 1899, 1864, 1852, 1849, 1819, 1660
Typical eruption style
Explosive
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