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Jabal Yar, the southernmost young volcanic field in Saudi Arabia, is a small olivine basaltic volcanic field along the Red Sea coast at the SW tip of Saudi Arabia. It contains three groups of volcanoes, Qummatain, Djar'atain-Harra, and 'Ukwatain. Hot springs occur south of Djar'atain and between it and 'Ukwatain. A single historically documented eruption from Jabal Yar took place at the beginning of the 19th century.
Summary of Holocene eruption dates and Volcanic Explosivity Indices (VEI).
|Start Date||Stop Date||Eruption Certainty||VEI||Evidence||Activity Area or Unit|
|1810 ± 10 years||Unknown||Confirmed||2||Historical Observations|
This compilation of synonyms and subsidiary features may not be comprehensive. Features are organized into four major categories: Cones, Craters, Domes, and Thermal Features. Synonyms of features appear indented below the primary name. In some cases additional feature type, elevation, or location details are provided.
|Djar'a, Djebel | Djarra | Jarra|
|Feature Name||Feature Type||Elevation||Latitude||Longitude|
Jar'atain, Harra of
Djar'atain, Harra of
|Cone||250 m||17° 3' 0" N||42° 54' 0" E|
|Qummatain||Cone||305 m||16° 52' 0" N||42° 54' 0" E|
|'Ukwatain||Cone||300 m||17° 12' 0" N||42° 44' 0" E|
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The following references have all been used during the compilation of data for this volcano, it is not a comprehensive bibliography. Discussion of another volcano or eruption (sometimes far from the one that is the subject of the manuscript) may produce a citation that is not at all apparent from the title.
Neumann van Padang M, 1963. Arabia and the Indian Ocean. Catalog of Active Volcanoes of the World and Solfatara Fields, Rome: IAVCEI, 16: 1-64.