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Jabal Yar

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  • Saudi Arabia
  • Middle East and Indian Ocean
  • Volcanic field
  • 1810 CE
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 17.05°N
  • 42.83°E

  • 305 m
    1001 ft

  • 231080
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

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Eruptive History

There is data available for 1 Holocene eruptive periods.

Start Date Stop Date Eruption Certainty VEI Evidence Activity Area or Unit
1810 ± 10 years Unknown Confirmed 2 Historical Observations
Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Jabal Yar.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Jabal Yar.

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: Geologic Map ot the Saudi Arabian Shield
Publisher: US Geological Survey
Country: Saudi Arabia
Year: 1989
Series: Professional Paper 560-A
Map Type: Geology
Scale: 1:1,000,000
Map of Geologic Map ot the Saudi Arabian Shield
Title: Map of Cenozoic Igneous Rocks of Saudi Arabia
Publisher: US Geological Survey
Country: Saudi Arabia
Year: 1989
Series: Professional Paper 560-A
Map Type: Geology
Scale: 1:1,000,000
Map of Map of Cenozoic Igneous Rocks of Saudi Arabia
Title: (in Russian) Ethiopia
Country: Ethiopia/Africa-E
Year: 1986
Map Type: Geographic
Scale: 1:2,500,000
Map of (in Russian) Ethiopia
Title: Geogr Map of the Wadi Baysh Quad, Sheet 17F, Saudi Arabia
Publisher: Saudi Arabia Min. of Petrol. and Mineral Resources
Country: Saudi Arabia
Year: 1985
Series: Geoscience Maps
Map Type: Geographic
Scale: 1:250,000
Map of Geogr Map of the Wadi Baysh Quad, Sheet 17F, Saudi Arabia
Title: Geologic Map of the Wadi Baysh Quadrangle, Sheet 17F, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Publisher: Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources
Country: Saudi Arabia
Year: 1985
Series: Geoscience Maps
Map Type: Geology
Scale: 1:250,000
Map of Geologic Map of the Wadi Baysh Quadrangle, Sheet 17F, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Title: Geologic Map of the Wadi Baysh Quadrangle, Sheet 17F, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Publisher: Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources
Country: Saudi Arabia
Year: 1985
Series: Geoscience Maps
Map Type: Geology
Scale: 1:250,000
Map of Geologic Map of the Wadi Baysh Quadrangle, Sheet 17F, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Title: Geol Map of the Wadi Baysh Quad, Sheet 17F, Saudi Arabia
Publisher: Saudi Arabia Min. of Petrol. and Mineral Resources
Country: Saudi Arabia
Year: 1985
Series: Geoscience Maps
Map Type: Geology
Scale: 1:250,000
Map of Geol Map of the Wadi Baysh Quad, Sheet 17F, Saudi Arabia
Title: Geographic Map of the Arabian Peninsula
Publisher: Dept Min for Mineral Resources, MPMR, Saudi Arabia
Country: Saudi Arabia
Year: 1984
Map Type: Geographic
Scale: 1:2,000,000
Map of Geographic Map of the Arabian Peninsula
Title: Geogr Map of the Jizan Quad, Sheet 16F, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Publisher: Saudi Arabia Min. of Petrol. and Mineral Resources
Country: Saudi Arabia
Year: 1984
Series: Geoscience Maps
Map Type: Geographic
Scale: 1:250,000
Map of Geogr Map of the Jizan Quad, Sheet 16F, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Title: Egypt, Ethiopia, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Yemen Arab Rep.
Publisher: DMA Aerospace Center
Country: N Africa
Year: 1981
Series: ONC
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:1,000,000
Map of Egypt, Ethiopia, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Yemen Arab Rep.
Title: Yemens
Publisher: US Central Intelligence Agency
Country: Mid-E
Year: 1977
Map Type: Geographic
Scale: 1:6,250
Map of Yemens
Title: Ethiopia, Geol Map of
Publisher: Geological Survey of Ethiopia
Country: Ethiopia/Africa-E
Year: 1975
Map Type: Geology
Scale: 1:2,000,000
Map of Ethiopia, Geol Map of
Title: Arabian Peninsula
Publisher: US Geological Survey
Country: Arabia
Year: 1963
Map Type: Geographic
Scale: 1:2,000,000
Map of Arabian Peninsula
Title: Persian Gulf
Publisher: Aeronautical Chart and Information Center U.S. Air Force
Country: Arabia
Year: 1958
Map Type: Geographic
Scale: 1:2,000,000
Map of Persian Gulf
Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

There are no samples for Jabal Yar in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences Rock and Ore collection.

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