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Bur ni Telong

Photo of this volcano
  • Indonesia
  • Sunda Volcanic Arc
  • Composite | Stratovolcano
  • 1937 CE
  • Country
  • Volcanic Province
  • Landform | Volc Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 4.769°N
  • 96.821°E

  • 2617 m
    8586 ft

  • 261050
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports available for Bur ni Telong.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Weekly Reports available for Bur ni Telong.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Bur ni Telong.

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 5 confirmed Holocene eruptive periods.

1937 Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1937 - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

[ 1924 Dec 7 ] Uncertain Eruption

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1924 Dec 7 - Unknown Evidence from Unknown

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
1924 Dec 7    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1919 Dec Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1919 Dec - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 2 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
1919 Dec    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1856 Apr 14 Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1856 Apr 14 - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 3 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Ash
1856 Apr 14    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1839 Jan 12 - 1839 Jan 13 Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1839 Jan 12 - 1839 Jan 13 Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 3 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Ash
1839 Jan 12    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1837 Sep 25 ± 5 days Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1837 Sep 25 ± 5 days - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 3 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Earthquakes (undefined)
1837 Sep 25 ± 5 days    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)
Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Bur ni Telong.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Bur ni Telong.

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 Bur ni Telong in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences Rock and Ore collection.

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