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Tshibinda volcano

Updated: Jul 5, 2022 21:35 GMT - Refresh
Cinder cones 1460+ m / 4,790 ft
DR Congo, -2.32°S / 28.75°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)

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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Tshibinda volcano eruptions: unknown, no recent eruptions
Lastest nearby earthquakes: No recent earthquakes

Background

The Tshibinda volcanic field, located west of the SW end of Lake Kivu near the Congo-Rwanda border, consists of a group of three basaltic cinder cones and associated lava flows. Their age is not known precisely, but they may have been active within the past 2000 years.
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Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


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