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May-ya-moto volcano

Fumarole field 950 m / 3,117 ft
DR Congo, -0.93°S / 29.33°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: unspecified
May-ya-moto volcano eruptions: unknown, no recent eruptions No recent earthquakes
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Background:

May-ya-moto, also known as Maji ja moto, is an isolated hydrothermal field in the Albert National Park south of Lake Edward. The thermal area is located at an altitude of 950 m in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo NW of the Virunga Mountains about 38 km north of the town of Rutschuru. The May-ya-moto thermal area contains fumaroles and hot springs with temperatures of less than 100 degrees Centigrade. Although the age of volcanic activity was not stated, May-ya-moto was included in the Catalog of Active Volcanoes of the World (Richard and Neumann van Padang, 1957) based on its thermal activity.
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