Awu Volcano, Sangihe, North Sulawesi

Awu Volcano
Mount Awu is the mountain with the type stratovolcano located on Sangihe. Major eruption occurred in the years 1711, 1812, 1856, 1892 and 1966 which led to more 8,000 people were killed by the eruption of Mount Awu

Mount Awu is the largest volcano in the Sangihe chain. Powerful eruptions occurred in 1711, 1812, 1856, 1892 and 1966 with devastating pyroclastic flows and lahars that have resulted in more than 8,000 fatalities altogether.
Elevation: 4,331′ (1,
Last Eruption: 2004
4,396′ (1,340 m)

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