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Gamalama,

volcano, Indonesia: see TernateTernate
, volcanic island (c.40 sq mi/100 sq km), E Indonesia, in the Molucca Sea, one of the Moluccas. Forested and mountainous, the nearly conical Ternate rises to the summit of Gamalama, or the Peak of Ternate (5,627 ft/1,715 m), the volcano whose flanks form the entire
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The eruptions of Mount Sinabung and Mount Gamalama have forced so
CAKARTA (CyHAN)- Rumbling Mount Gamalama in eastern part of Indonesia has started forcing residents living near the slope of the volcano to flee home, an official said here on Sunday.
Summary: Indonesia's Mount Gamalama volcano has erupted, showering the nearby city of Ternate with ash.
Gamalama hit villages in 11 subdistricts on Ternate Island in North Maluku Province at 2 a.
Mount Gamalama, which forms the entire island of Ternate in North Maluku province, erupted late Sunday and forced an airport in Ternate town at its foot to close Monday, transport ministry spokesman Bambang Ervan said.
According to AP, Mount Gamalama on Ternate island in North Maluku province shot thick gray smoke up to 2,000 meters (6,560 feet) into the sky just before midnight Thursday, said Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, the spokesman for Indonesia's Disaster Mitigation Agency.
Gamalama over the weekend, hit villages in North Maluku Province after heavy rain continued to fall for the past several days.
JAKARTA -- One person was missing and 9 others were hurt in the volcano eruption of Mount Gamalama in Indonesia, an official said here Friday.
The Mount Gamalama volcano in North Maluku province erupted late Thursday, sending ash and rocks 2,000 metres into the sky, said Sutopo Nugroho, a spokessman for the National Disaster Management Agency.
CAKARTA (CyuHAN)- One person was missing and 9 others were hurt in the volcano eruption of Mount Gamalama in Indonesia, an official said here Friday.
Mount Gamalama in the Molucca Islands sprang to life this month with a powerful, non-fatal eruption, AP reported.
The ash from Gamalama volcano's eruption on Thursday night in Ternate city of North Maluku province has enveloped the Sultan Babullah airport and could disturb aviation, Barata said.