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stratovolcano 875 m / 2,871 ft
off Flores Island, Indonesia, -8.32°S / 121.71°ECurrent status
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Paluweh volcano (Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia): news & updates
Paluweh volcano (Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia) activity update
Friday Dec 14, 2012 12:05 PM | BY: T
The new lava dome produced an ash plume rising to 10,000 ft (3 km) altitude today.
Sunday, Dec 09, 2012
The activity at the new lava dome of Paluweh continues. Ash plumes reaching 10-12,000 ft (3-3.6 km) altitude are observed almost daily.
Monday, Dec 03, 2012
Paluweh volcano on Palue Island north off Flores, Indonesia, continues to build up a new lava dome. Part of an expedition group of VolcanoDiscovery visited the small island and observed the volcano from close range during 30 Nov - 2 Dec. ...
Tuesday, Nov 20, 2012
The volcano continue to produce explosions more or less each day, with ash plumes reaching 2.5-3 km altitude.
Friday, Nov 16, 2012
Ash emissions continue to be visible from the volcano. Observed ash altitudes are in the 8,000 ft (2.4 km) range.
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