Halmahera, Mare volcano

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Halmahera, Mare volcano



Country: Indonesia

Subregion Name: Halmahera (Indonesia)

Volcano Number: 0608-062

Volcano Type: Stratovolcano

Volcano Status: Holocene

Last Known Eruption: Unknown

Summit Elevation: 308 m 1,010 feet

Latitude: 0.57°N 0°34’0″N

Longitude: 127.40°E 127°24’0″E

The small volcanic island of Mare, immediately south of Tidore, was mapped as Holocene in age by Apandi and Sudana (1980). The 2 x 3 km island, part of a chain of volcanic islands off the western coast of Halmahera Island, is elongated in a NE-SW direction. A large breached crater at the andesitic Mare volcano is located off the SW tip of the 308-m-high island.

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