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Stratovolcano 2891 m (9,485 ft)
Western Sumatra, Indonesia, -0.39°S / 100.46°E
: normal or dormant
(1 out of 5)
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Marapi volcano eruptions:
2011-ongoing, 2004 (Aug), 2001, 2000, 1999, 1987-94, 1984, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1980, 1975-79, 1973, 1970-71, 1968(?), 1967, 1966, 1958, 1958, 1954-57, 1950-52, 1949, 1949, 1943, 1932, 1930, 1929, 1927, 1925, 1919, 1918, 1918, 1917, 1916, 1915, 1913, 1911, 1910, 1907-08, 1905, 1904, 1889, 1888, 1886, 1885, 1883, 1878(?), 1883, 1876-77, 1876, 1871, 1871, 1863, 1861, 1855-56, 1854, 1845, 1833-34, 1822, 1807, 1770
Typical eruption style:
Small to moderate sized explosions
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Marapi volcano activity updates & eruption news
Marapi volcano (Sumatra, Indonesia): small ash eruption
Monday Dec 09, 2013 10:49 AM | BY: T
Another small ash eruption occurred yesterday morning 10:10 am local time, the Jakarta Post wrote. According to the article, the explosion produced a small ash plume rising 350 m. VSI maintains the volcano on unchanged alert level 2 (out of 4, "Waspada", "alert").
Wednesday, Nov 13, 2013
A small eruption occurred this morning (9 am local time), producing an ash plume that rose about 350 m according to local news. ...
Wednesday, Aug 14, 2013
The volcano continues to produce small explosions every now and then. Local press reported two small eruptions this morning. ...
Sunday, Mar 17, 2013
A small explosive eruption occurred this morning at around 08:05 local time, generating a small ash plume rising a few hundred meters above the crater. Marapi volcano, one of Sumatra's most active, has been producing intermittent explosions with ash plumes up to 1 km high frequently since August 2011. ...
Tuesday, Dec 11, 2012
Mount Marapi volcano in West Sumatra had new ash emissions today, a local newspaper reported. "Smoke" (=volcanic ash) was seen being emitted from the summit crater between 8-9 am local time this morning and produced a plume rising about 300 m. ...
Monday, Nov 19, 2012
According to a local news article, a small steam (and possibly ash) puff was observed from the crater at 08:10 WIB local time this morning.
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