Vulkane in North Solomons Province (9)
(Lava Kegel (Vulkan))
|Bagana Vulkan auf der Insel Bougainville ist einer der aktivsten Vulkane der Welt. Es ist häufig seit ihrer Entdeckung im Jahre 1842 ausgebrochen. Es befindet sich auf einem abgelegenen Teil des zentralen Bougainville Island in der Northern Solomon Provinz von Papua-Neuguinea.|
|Bakanovi volcano is an extinct volcano 16 km east of Bagana volcano on Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea. The small volcano is deeply eroded and was built above an eroded 4 km diameter caldera. [mehr]|
|Balbi is a large stratovolcano and the highest point on Bougainville Island, Northern Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea. |
It is not certain whether the volcano has erupted in historic times, as some local traditions suggest. An active fumarole field is located at Balbi's 60... [mehr]
|Billy Mitchell volcano is a small shield volcano, which is composed mainly of loose deposits from explosive eruptions (pyroclastic shield). The volcano is located immediately NE of Bagana volcano in central Bougainville Island. |
Billy Mitchell's typical eruption style are e... [mehr]
|Loloru volcano is a large shield volcano in SE Bougainville Island. |
It is composed mainly of airfall tephra and thick pyroclastic flow deposits and together with the nearby Takuan complex covers about 60% of the southern half of Bougainville Island.
The smooth flanks... [mehr]
|Takuan is a group of stratovolcanoes in the SE part of Bougainville Island in the Crown Prince Ranges, Papua New Guinea. |
The group contains 3 closely spaced, NW-SE-trending andesitic-dacitic stratovolcanoes and 2 small lava domes. The volcanoes are densely forested, but 2 ... [mehr]
|Tore volcano is a 6 x 9 km wide caldera with a younger cone, which probably is still active. |
The densely forested volcano is located north-west of Mount Balbi volcano in the Emperor Range in northern Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea.
The younger cone of the volc... [mehr]