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Indonesia: Volcano: 2011/07/14 Country Information on DRR

Period 2011/07/14
Country or District Indonesia
Event Type Volcano
Outline Indonesia's Mount Lokon erupted to spew hot lava and volcanic ash as high as 1,500 metres (5,000 feet) in the north of Sulawesi island.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Jakarta Post 2011/07/16
As of 16 July 2011, some 4,836 people living near the volcano had fled their homes in search of safety.

AFP 2011/07/15
More than 4,400 people had been evacuated so far.