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Sundoro

Latitude (dd): 
-7.30
Longitude (dd): 
109.99
Elevation (m): 
3136
Country: 
Indonesia
State (Province, etc): 
Java
Type: 
Stratovolcano

 


Sundoro is a stratovolcano in central Java. The first confirmed eruption was in 1818. Sundoro has had 8 historic eruptions with the most recent in 1971. Small to moderate explosive eruptions (VEI=1-2) are most common. Photo by Jack Lockwood, U.S. Geological Survey, October 11, 1982.


Landsat image of central Java. Image is about 50 km across. Sumbing is southeast of Sundoro and the Dieng Volcanic Complex is to the northwest. Image courtesy of the Landsat Pathfinder Project.

 


Source of Information:

Simkin, T., and Siebert, L., 1994, Volcanoes of the World: Geoscience Press, Tucson, Arizona, 349 p.