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Paluweh volcano
stratovolcano 875 m / 2,871 ft
off Flores Island, Indonesia, -8.32°S / 121.71°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Paluweh volcano eruptions:
2012-13, 1984-85(?), 1980-81, 1973, 1972-73, 1963-66, 1928, 1650
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Paluweh volcano (Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia): news & updates

Paluweh volcano (Lesser Sunda Islands, Indonesia) activity update

Monday Dec 17, 2012 11:03 AM | BY: T

Ash clouds from the still active dome continue to be detected on satellite images, but have been smaller than previously. Plumes were observed rising to 5,000 ft (1.5 km) altitude over the past days.
Previous news
Friday, Dec 14, 2012
The new lava dome produced an ash plume rising to 10,000 ft (3 km) altitude today. [more]
Friday, Dec 14, 2012
The new lava dome produced an ash plume rising to 10,000 ft (3 km) altitude today. [more]
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. [more]
The new lava dome of Paluweh volcano in the early morning of 1 Dec 2012
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. ... [more]

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