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

Paluweh volcano (Flores, Indonesia): ash plume at 11,000 ft (3.4 km) altitude

Tuesday Dec 18, 2012 11:05 AM | BY: T

A stronger phase of activity occurred at the lava dome this morning. VAAC Darwin reported an ash plume rising to 11,000 ft (3.4 km), i.a. 2.5 km above the dome.
Previous news
Monday, Dec 17, 2012
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. [more]
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]

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