Manuk

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Manuk
Manuk is located in Indonesia Maluku
Manuk
Manuk
Banda Sea, Indonesia
Elevation 282 m (925 ft)[1]
Location
Coordinates 5°32′38″S 130°18′19″E / 5.5439°S 130.3054°E / -5.5439; 130.3054Coordinates: 5°32′38″S 130°18′19″E / 5.5439°S 130.3054°E / -5.5439; 130.3054
Geology
Type Stratovolcano
Manuk Island in the north east of the Barat Daya Islands

Manuk is an uninhabited volcanic island located in the Banda Sea, Indonesia. Administratively it is part of the Maluku Tengah Regency, Maluku Province.[2]

Manuk means bird in Javanese and Sundanese.

Mount Manuk[edit]

Mount Manuk is a truncated andesitic volcano on Manuk Island. Rising 3,000 m from the sea floor, it is the easternmost volcano of the Banda Arc chain that forms a volcanic island. No confirmed historical eruptions are known from Manuk.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Manuk". Global Volcanism Program. Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved 2006-12-29. 
  2. ^ Maluku Tengah Regency