Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
Details for: Seulawah Agam
Seulawah Agam, rising above farmlands on its flank, is seen here with the northern coast of Sumatra in the background. This extensively forested volcano of Pleistocene-Holocene age is located in the province of Aceh at the NW tip of Sumatra. Gunung Seulawah Agam was constructed within the large Pleistocene Lam Teuba caldera and a smaller 8 x 6 km caldera. The summit contains a forested 400-m-wide crater. Copyrighted photo by Michael Thirbeck, 2007.
Volcano Number:261020
Volcano Name:Seulawah Agam
Country:Indonesia
Volcano Type:Stratovolcano
Last Eruption:1839
Elevation:1810m
Tectonic Setting:Subduction zone / Continental crust (> 25 km)
Pop. within 5km:226
Pop. within 10km:10555
Pop. within 30km:306345
Pop. within 100km:1565392
Latitude:5.448
Longitude:95.658



Eruption Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
Volcano Number Volcano Name Eruption Number Activity Type Explosivity Index Max Explosivity Index Modifier Activity Area Activity Unit Start Evidence Method Start Date End Date
261020 Seulawah Agam 15389 Confirmed Eruption 2 NNE flank Historical Observations 1510
261020 Seulawah Agam 15390 Confirmed Eruption 2 NNE flank (van Heutsz crater) Historical Observations 1839/1/12 1839/1/13
Emissions Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution No emissions data found for this volcano.


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