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Flores, Ilimuda volcano

Flores, Ilimuda volcano


Country: Indonesia
Subregion Name: Lesser Sunda Islands (Indonesia)
Volcano Number: 0604-17=
Volcano Type: Stratovolcano
Volcano Status: Fumarolic
Last Known Eruption: Unknown
Summit Elevation: 1100 m 3,609 feet
Latitude: 8.478°S 8°28’42″S
Longitude: 122.671°E 122°40’16″E
The broad Ilimuda volcano, located 6.5 km north of Lewotobi Lakilaki volcano opposite Konga bay in eastern Flores Island, contains a 1-km-wide, 450-m-deep crescentic crater open to the SE. Satellitic cones, including the Ilibotong lava dome, are located on the lower SE and NE flanks. No historical eruptions are known from Gunung Ilimuda. A fumarole is located inside the NE crater rim.

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