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Masurai volcano

Stratovolcano 2916 m / 9567 ft
Indonesia, -2.5°S / 101.86°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Masurai volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene) No recent earthquakes
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Background:

Gunung Masurai is a large volcanic complex with a remnant half-caldera and a chain of two summit crater lakes and a cone extending SW beyond the former caldera rim. Its youthful constructional phase suggests a late Pleistocene age (Sieh and Natawidjaja, 2000). The Masurai volcanic cluster is associated with the Sungai Penuh pull-apart basin, a feature of the Sumatra strike-slip fault, which becomes wider towards the volcanic cluster (Muraoka et al., 2010).
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Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


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