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Serua

Photo of this volcano
  • Indonesia
  • Inner Banda Volcanic Arc
  • Composite | Stratovolcano
  • 1921 CE
  • Country
  • Volcanic Province
  • Landform | Volc Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 6.312°S
  • 130.017°E

  • 608 m
    1995 ft

  • 265070
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

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

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

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

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 10 confirmed Holocene eruptive periods.

1921 Sep 18 Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode Summit and south flank
1921 Sep 18 - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 6 Events for Episode 1 at Summit and south flank

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Lava flow Uncertain
   - - - -    - - - - Avalanche Uncertain
   - - - -    - - - - Earthquakes (undefined) Before.
   - - - -    - - - - Evacuations
1921 Sep 18    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1919 Nov Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2

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

List of 5 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Lava flow Uncertain
   - - - -    - - - - Earthquakes (undefined) Time and Type Unknown.
   - - - -    - - - - Crater Summit.
1919 Nov    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1859 Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1859 - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 3 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Lava flow Uncertain
1859    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1858 Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1858 - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 3 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Property Damage
1858    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1846 Sep (?) Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1846 Sep (?) - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 2 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion Uncertain
1846 Sep
(?)
   - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

[ 1845 ] Uncertain Eruption

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1845 - Unknown Evidence from Unknown

List of 2 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion Uncertain
1845    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1844 Aug - 1844 Sep Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 2

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1844 Aug - 1844 Sep Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 5 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Lava flow
   - - - -    - - - - Audible Sounds
   - - - -    - - - - Evacuations
1844 Aug    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1694 Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 3

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1694 - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 2 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
1694    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1693 Jun 4 - 1693 Jul Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 4 (?)

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1693 Jun 4 - 1693 Jul Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 8 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Lava flow
   - - - -    - - - - Lava lake
   - - - -    - - - - Ash violent, strong, or large
   - - - -    - - - - Property Damage
   - - - -    - - - - Evacuations
1693 Jun 4    - - - - Fatalities
1693 Jun 4    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

[ 1692 Jun 4 (?) ] Uncertain Eruption

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1692 Jun 4 (?) - Unknown Evidence from Unknown

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion Uncertain

1687 Jun 15 Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 3

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1687 Jun 15 - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 2 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
1687 Jun 15    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)

1683 Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 3

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1683 - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 2 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
1683    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)
Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Serua.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Serua.

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

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