Volcanoes in the Indian Ocean:

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Barren Island

(Stratovolcano 354 m / 1,161 ft.)
Eruption of Barren Island volcano in 1994
Eruption of Barren Island volcano in 1994
Barren Island, a possession of India in the Andaman Sea about 135 km NE of Port Blair in the Andaman Islands, is the only historically active volcano along the N-S-trending volcanic arc extending between Sumatra and Burma (Myanmar). The 354-m-high island is the emergent summit of... [more]

Mayotte Island

(Shield volcano 660 m / 2,165 ft)
Mayotte, located in the Mozambique Channel between the northern tip of Madagascar and the eastern coast of Africa, consists two main volcanic islands, Grande Terre and Petite Terre, and roughly twenty islets within a barrier-reef lagoon complex.
A submarine eruption occurr... [more]

Piton de la Fournaise

(Shield volcano 2631 m (8,632 ft))
Piton de la Fournaise erupting in 2010 (Photo: Sylvie and Philippe CHOUKROUN)
Piton de la Fournaise erupting in 2010 (Photo: Sylvie and Philippe CHOUKROUN)
Piton de la Fournaise, a typical basaltic shield volcano, located on the French island La Réunion, is one of the world's most active and productive volcanoes. It is in a phase of frequent but short-lived eruptions that start with lava fountains and produce large lava flows. Since... [more]

Unnamed 11.75°N/80.75°E

(Submarine volcano? unknown summit elevation)
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