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Tarowa volcano

Caldera 755 m / 2477 ft
Sumbawa Island, Indonesia, -8.7°S / 118.16°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
Tarowa volcano books
Typical eruption style: unspecified
Tarowa volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Mon, 9 Mar 2020
Mon, 9 Mar 10:03 UTCM 2.8 / 115 km20 kmSumbawa Region, Indonesia
Sun, 8 Mar 2020
Sun, 8 Mar 19:32 UTCM 2.5 / 114 km20 kmSumbawa Region, Indonesia
Sun, 8 Mar 19:32 UTCM 1.8 / 113 km21 kmSumbawa Region, Indonesia

Background:

A geological map by Garvin (2002, shown in Khant et al., 2013) identifies this Tarowa as late Pliocene-early Pleistocene. This volcano is in the center of Sumbawa and includes an eroded caldera about 3.5 x 5 km, open to the SSW.
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Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


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