geology : Mount Semeru

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Mount Semeru is the highest mountain in Java island, Indonesian with an altitude of 3676meter above sea level (peak Mahameru). Included in the area of Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park. It takes approximately four days to climb the peak of Mount Semeru round-trip. If you interested to climb the mountain, can be reached via the town poor or Lumajang.

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Mount Semeru is the highest mountain in Java island, Indonesian with an altitude of 3676meter above sea level (peak Mahameru). Included in the area of Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park. It takes approximately four days to climb the peak of Mount Semeru round-trip. If you interested to climb the mountain, can be reached via the town poor or Lumajang.GeologyKnown also as Mahameru the (Great Mountain), it is very steep rising abruptly above the coastal plains of eastern Java. Maars containing crater lakes have formed along a line through the summit of the volcano. It was formed south of the overlapping Ajek-ajek and Jambagan calderas Semeru lies at the south end of the Tengger Volcanic Complex.Eruptive HistorySemeru's eruptive history is extensive. Since 1818, at least 55 eruptions have been recorded (10 of which resulted in fatalities) consisting of both lava flows and pyroclastic flows. All historical eruptions have had a VEI of 2 or 3[1].Semeru has been in a state of near-constant eruption from 1967 to the present. At times, small eruptions happen every 20 minutes or so.[2]Semeru is regularly climbed by tourists, usually starting from the village of Ranu Pane to the

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