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Ureparapara volcano

Stratovolcano 764 m / 2507 ft
Vanuatu, -13.53°S / 167.32°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
Ureparapara volcano books
Typical eruption style: unspecified
Ureparapara volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than 2.58 million years ago (Pleistocene) No recent earthquakes
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No recent earthquakes


The 8-km-wide Ureparapara Island is topped by a 5-km-wide erosional caldera that is breached by the sea on the NE. Sapper (1917) states that Ureparapara must have still been active in 1872, but the the latest activity occurred during the Pleistocene (Ash et al. 1980).
Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information

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