Tigalalu

Photo of this volcano
  • Indonesia
  • Indonesia
  • Stratovolcano
  • Unknown - Evidence Credible
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 0.07°N
  • 127.42°E

  • 422 m
    1384 ft

  • 268071
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

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The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for Tigalalu.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Weekly Reports available for Tigalalu.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Tigalalu.

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

The Global Volcanism Program has no synonyms or subfeatures listed for Tigalalu.

Photo Gallery


Gunung Tigalalu is located at the northern end of elongated Kayoa Island (center), which straddles the equator and is the southernmost of a chain of small volcanic islands off the western coast of Halmahera Island (out of view to the right). North is to the top in this NASA Landsat image. Tigalalu forms a N-S-trending volcanic ridge at the north end of the island, part of which is flanked by coral limestones.

NASA Landsat7 image (worldwind.arc.nasa.gov)
See title for photo information.

Smithsonian Sample Collections Database


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

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