Makian volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 22 August-28 August 2001 (New Activity / Unrest)
VSI stated that last week's report of volcanic activity at Makian on 16 August was false. An observer mistook the glow from a bush fire as volcanic activity.
Wed, 22 Aug 2001, 06:0006:00 AM | BY: VN
Sources: Pusat Vulkanologi dan Mitigasi Bencana Geologi (PVMBG, also known as CVGHM), Darwin Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre (VAAC)
From: Global Volcanism Program, 2001. Report on Makian. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 22 August-28 August 2001. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.
Wed, 15 Aug 2001, 06:00
Makian volcano (Halmahera, Indonesia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 15 August-21 August 2001 (New Activity / Unrest)
An eruption began at Makian on 16 August at 1930. During the eruption, chunks of incandescent lava were ejected 75 m through the air. Residents were evacuated to the S side of the island. The volcano is at Alert Level Red. ... Read all