Stratovolcano 125 m / 410 ft
Vanuatu, -14.32°S / 167.8°ECurrent status
: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | ReportsMerig volcano books
Typical eruption style
: unspecifiedMerig volcano eruptions
: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than 2.58 million years ago (Pleistocene)
No recent earthquakes
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A andesite plug dated 1.1 million years ago surrounded by basaltic and andesitic breccia is all that remains above sea level on the tiny island of Merig (Macfarlane et al. 1988).
---Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information
See also: Sentinel hub
| Landsat 8
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