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Musuan

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  • Philippines
  • Philippines and SE Asia
  • Lava dome
  • Unknown - Evidence Uncertain
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 7.877°N
  • 125.068°E

  • 646 m
    2119 ft

  • 271070
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

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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 1 Holocene eruptive periods.

Start Date Stop Date Eruption Certainty VEI Evidence Activity Area or Unit
[ 1886 Dec 31 ± 365 days ] [ Unknown ] Uncertain    
Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Musuan.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Musuan.

Photo Gallery

The small, circular light-green area just left of the river in this NASA Landsat image (with north to the top) is Musuan volcano. This andesitic-to-dacitic lava dome and tuff cone, also known as Calayo, rises more than 600 m above flat farmland in the province of Bukidnon in central Mindanao Island in the southern Philippines.

NASA Landsat7 image (worldwind.arc.nasa.gov)
See title for photo information.
The grass-covered Musuan volcano, also known as Calayo, is an isolated lava dome and tuff cone that rises more than 600 m above flat farmland in the province of Bukidnon in central Mindanao.

Photo courtesy of PHIVOLCS.
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GVP Map Holdings

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. The maps database originated over 30 years ago, but was only recently updated and connected to our main database. We welcome users to tell us if they see incorrect information or other problems with the maps; please use the Contact GVP link at the bottom of the page to send us email.


Title: Philippines
Publisher: Apa Maps - Nelles Verlag, W Germany
Country: Philippines
Year: 1984
Map Type: Geographic
Scale: 1:1,500
Map of Philippines

Title: Davao
Publisher: US Army Map Service
Country: Philippine Islands
Year: 1944
Series: AMS
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:1,000,000
Map of Davao

Title: Philippines South: Special Strategic Map
Publisher: US Army Map Service
Country: Philippines
Year: 1943
Series: AMS
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:2,000,000
Map of Philippines South: Special Strategic Map
Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

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

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