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Helatoba-Tarutung volcano

fumarolic field 1100 m
Sumatra, Indonesia, 2.04°N / 98.93°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
Helatoba-Tarutung volcano books
Typical eruption style: Fumaroles
Helatoba-Tarutung volcano eruptions: not known
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Thu, 14 Mar 2019
Thu, 14 Mar 02:43 UTCM 3.3 / 10 km19 kmNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia
Tue, 12 Mar 2019
Tue, 12 Mar 13:00 UTCM 3.8 / 166 km45 kmNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia
Mon, 11 Mar 2019
Mon, 11 Mar 16:34 UTCM 5.3 / 88 km63 kmNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia
Sat, 9 Mar 2019
Sat, 9 Mar 04:30 UTCM 3.1 / 113 km9 kmNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia
Fri, 8 Mar 2019
Fri, 8 Mar 19:10 UTCM 3.7 / 108 km35 kmNorthern Sumatra, Indonesia
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Helatoba-Tarutung, located in northern Sumatra south of Lake Toba, is a group of sulfurous hot springs along a 40-km-long, NNW-SSE-trending stretch of the Renun-Toru fault zone.

Background:

Adjacent volcanics are of Pleistocene age (Aspden et al. 1982, Aldiss et al. 1983), but Helatoba-Tarutung was included in the Catalog of Active Volcanoes of the World (Neumann van Padang 1951) based on its geothermal activity.


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