Bazman volcano

stratovolcano 3490 m / 11,450 ft
Iran, 28.07°N / 60°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)

Bazman volcano is a stratovolcano in SE Iran, 180 km SSW of the city of Zahedan. The volcano has a well-preserved 500 m wide summit crater with minor fumaroles, which suggest it could be still active.

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Typical eruption style: effusive
Bazman volcano eruptions: unknown, no recent eruptions, fumarolic activity

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Background

Bazman volcano has numerous flank vents that have erupted fresh-looking viscous lava flows of olivine basaltic composition. A steep-sided lava dome on the north flank produced a viscous lava flow that traveled to the north before diverging to the NW and NE.
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