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Matutum

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  • Country
  • Landform (Volc Type)
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 6.3604°N
  • 125.0765°E

  • 2262 m
    7421 ft

  • 271020
  • Latitude
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  • Summit
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The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for Matutum.

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

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

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.

[ 1911 Mar 7 ] Uncertain Eruption

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1911 Mar 7 - Unknown Evidence from Unknown
 Neumann van Padang (1953) reported that Matutum was "smoking" on 7 March 1911 (and noted possible fumarolic activity). PHIVOLCS (2004) listed an uncertain phreatic eruption on this date.

List of 2 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Phreatic activity Uncertain
   - - - -    - - - - Volcanic "smoke"

1290 ± 40 years Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1290 ± 40 years - Unknown Evidence from Isotopic: 14C (uncalibrated)
 PHIVOLCS (2004-, 2018) listed a radiocarbon date on deposits of Matutum of 665 ± 40 years BP (1290 ± 40 CE), with no additional details.

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

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

0170 BCE ± 80 years Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
0170 BCE ± 80 years - Unknown Evidence from Isotopic: 14C (uncalibrated)
 Charcoal from within what were considered to probably be deposits from the last eruption of Matutum were radiocarbon dated at about 2,000 years BP (Sajona et al., 1997). PHIVOLCS (2004-, 2018) listed a radiocarbon date of 2,120 ± 80 years BP (170 ± 80 BCE), and a younger date as well.

List of 2 Events for Episode 1

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

0400 BCE ± 60 years Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
0400 BCE ± 60 years - Unknown Evidence from Isotopic: 14C (uncalibrated)
 PHIVOLCS (2004-) listed a 14C date on deposits of Matutum of 2,350 ± 60 years BP (400 ± 60 BCE), with no additional details.

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

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

There is no Deformation History data available for Matutum.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Matutum.

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

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