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Dakataua

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  • Country
  • Volcanic Province
  • Landform | Volc Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 5.0455°S
  • 150.0996°E

  • 408 m
    1339 ft

  • 252040
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

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

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

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

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.

1895 ± 5 years Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode Makalia
1895 ± 5 years - Unknown Evidence from Correlation: Anthropology

List of 5 Events for Episode 1 at Makalia

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Lava flow
   - - - -    - - - - Property Damage
1895 ± 5 years    - - - - Fatalities
1895 ± 5 years    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

0800 ± 60 years Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode D-Wn1 ?
0800 ± 60 years - Unknown Evidence from Isotopic: 14C (uncalibrated)

0653 ± 18 years Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 6 (?)

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode Dk
0653 ± 18 years - Unknown Evidence from Isotopic: 14C (uncalibrated)

List of 5 Events for Episode 1 at Dk

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Phreatomagmatic
   - - - -    - - - - Pyroclastic flow
   - - - -    - - - - Caldera Explosion
0800 ± 50 years    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)
Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Dakataua.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Dakataua.

GVP Map Holdings

Maps are not currently available due to technical issues.

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.

Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

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

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