Mahawu, Sulawesi

Location: 1.358N, 125.858N
Elevation: 4343.8 feet (1,324 m)

Mahawu is a stratovolcano located in Sulawesi, Indonesia.


Photo of Mahawu taken from the town of Kinilow, southeast from Manado in north Sulawesi. Photo by Karl-Heinz Haefele.


Photo taken from the rim of Mahawu's crater. Fumaroles can be seen to the right. According to the photographer, Karl-Heinz Haefele, you can get to the base of the volcano via public transportation. From there, you must walk about an hour to get to the rim.

Source of Information:

Simkin, T., and Siebert, L., 1994, Volcanoes of the World: Geoscience Press, Tucson, Arizona, 77 p.


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