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Katunga

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  • Uganda
  • Africa and Red Sea
  • Tuff cone
  • Unknown - Evidence Credible
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 0.471°S
  • 30.191°E

  • 1707 m
    5600 ft

  • 223005
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
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Eruptive History

The Global Volcanism Program is not aware of any Holocene eruptions from Katunga. If this volcano has had large eruptions (VEI >= 4) prior to 10,000 years ago, information might be found on the Katunga page in the LaMEVE (Large Magnitude Explosive Volcanic Eruptions) database, a part of the Volcano Global Risk Identification and Analysis Project (VOGRIPA).

Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Katunga.

Emission History

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Photo Gallery

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GVP Map Holdings

The maps shown below have been scanned from the GVP map archives and include the volcano on this page. Clicking on the small images will load the full 300 dpi map. Very small-scale maps (such as world maps) are not included. The maps database originated over 30 years ago, but was only recently updated and connected to our main database. We welcome users to tell us if they see incorrect information or other problems with the maps; please use the Contact GVP link at the bottom of the page to send us email.

Title: Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Sudan, Uganda, Zaire
Publisher: DMA Aerospace Center
Country: Africa, E Central
Year: 1988
Series: ONC
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:1,000,000
Map of Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Sudan, Uganda, Zaire
Title: Lake Victoria
Publisher: US Army Map Service
Country: Africa-E
Year: 1946
Series: AMS
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:1,000,000
Map of Lake Victoria
Title: Uganda
Publisher: US Army Map Service
Country: Africa
Year: 1943
Series: EAF
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:1,000,000
Map of Uganda
Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

The following 3 samples associated with this volcano can be found in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences collections, and may be availble for research (contact the Rock and Ore Collections Manager). Catalog number links will open a window with more information.

Catalog Number Sample Description Lava Source Collection Date
NMNH 117251-378 Katungite -- --
NMNH 117251-379 Katungite -- --
NMNH 117251-386 Katungite -- --
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