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Crater Mountain

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  • Papua New Guinea
  • New Guinea Highlands Volcanic Province
  • Composite | Stratovolcano
  • Pleistocene
  • Country
  • Volcanic Province
  • Landform | Volc Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 6.581°S
  • 145.091°E

  • 2950 m
    9678 ft

  • 253001
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
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The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports available for Crater Mountain.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Weekly Reports available for Crater Mountain.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Crater Mountain.

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

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

Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Crater Mountain.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Crater Mountain.

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 Crater Mountain in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences Rock and Ore collection.

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