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Soputan Volcano erupts in Indonesia
Soputan Volcano erupts in IndonesiaCourtesy guano

The alert status for Mount Soputan in Indonesia has been raised
to the third highest level on their four-level system after beginning a minor eruption on Monday.

The region around the volcano is relatively uninhabited, with the closest villages at least 5 miles away. Still, residents were warned to stay a safe distance from the volcano.

The Soputan stratovolcano is one of Indonesia's most active volcanoes.