Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-06348
Teon Island, seen here from the south, is a roughly 15-km-wide island in the western Banda Sea. The 655-m-high forested summit rises 3700 m above the sea floor. Explosive eruptions, the most severe of which was in 1660, have been recorded since the 17th century from Teon (also known as Serawerna).
Photo by Ruska Hadian, 1975 (Volcanological Survey of Indonesia).
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