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Nabukelevu

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  • Fiji
  • Fiji Volcanic Arc
  • Minor (Silicic) | Lava dome(s)
  • 1660 CE
  • Country
  • Volcanic Province
  • Landform | Volc Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 19.1181°S
  • 177.9815°E

  • 791 m
    2595 ft

  • 245030
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports available for Nabukelevu.

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

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

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.

Eruptive History

There is data available for 3 confirmed Holocene eruptive periods.

1660 ± 30 years Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode Dome NW of summit
1660 ± 30 years - Unknown Evidence from Isotopic: 14C (calibrated)

List of 7 Events for Episode 1 at Dome NW of summit

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Pyroclastic flow
   - - - -    - - - - Lava dome
   - - - -    - - - - Avalanche
   - - - -    - - - - Ash
   - - - -    - - - - Blocks
   - - - -    - - - - Edifice Destroyed Collapse/avalanche

0340 (?) Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode West side of summit dome complex
0340 (?) - Unknown Evidence from Isotopic: 14C (calibrated)

List of 4 Events for Episode 1 at West side of summit dome complex

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Pyroclastic flow
   - - - -    - - - - Ash
   - - - -    - - - - Scoria

0580 BCE ± 300 years Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode Summit lava dome
0580 BCE ± 300 years - Unknown Evidence from Isotopic: 14C (calibrated)

List of 2 Events for Episode 1 at Summit lava dome

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Pyroclastic flow Uncertain
   - - - -    - - - - Lava dome
Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Nabukelevu.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Nabukelevu.

GVP Map Holdings

Maps are not currently available due to technical issues.

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Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

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

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