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Tengchong

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  • China
  • Cluster (Volcanic field)
  • 5750 BCE
  • Country
  • Landform (Volc Type)
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 25.23°N
  • 98.5°E

  • 2865 m
    9400 ft

  • 275110
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for Tengchong.

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

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

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 confirmed Holocene eruptive periods.

[ 1609 ] Uncertain Eruption

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode Dayingshan or Heikongshan
1609 - Unknown Evidence from Unknown

List of 6 Events for Episode 1 at Dayingshan or Heikongshan

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion Uncertain
   - - - -    - - - - Pumice Uncertain
   - - - -    - - - - Earthquakes (undefined) Before.
   - - - -    - - - - Fauna Kill Terrestrial.
   - - - -    - - - - Property Damage
1609    - - - - Fatalities Uncertain

5750 BCE ± 1000 years Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
5750 BCE ± 1000 years - Unknown Evidence from Isotopic: Uranium-series

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Lava flow
Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Tengchong.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Tengchong.

GVP Map Holdings

Maps are not currently available due to technical issues.

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Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

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

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