The Volcano Adventure Guide: Excellent information and background for anyone wishing to visit active volcanoes safely and enjoyably. The book presents guidelines to visiting 42 different volcanoes around the world.
Singu Volcano, or better the Singu Plateau (also known as Letha Taung) is a young lava plateau of basaltic-trachyandesite lava in north-central Burma, north of the city of Mandalay. Eruptions less than 10,000 years ago produced large lava flows from a series of fissure vents. The flows cover an area of about 62 sq km.
Location of Singu Plateau volcano and the earthquakes on 11 Nov 2012
A shallow (about 10 km depth) magnitude 6.6 earthquake hit north of the Singu Plateau on 11 Nov. Two aftershocks of magnitude 5.0 occurred near the fissure vents 2 hours later. ...meer
It is unlikely that the quake has any relation with the volcanic system, which as one of the few on the mainland of SE Asia might be considered still potentially active. The last eruption from Singu volcano probably occurred less than 10,000 years ago. [minder]
Merapi volcano photos: One of the most active and most dangerous volcanoes of Indonesia: Merapi meaning "the one who makes fire", is a feared but also venerated holy mountain looming over the city of Yogyakarta, capital of Central Java.
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