Malang Plain

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  • Indonesia
  • Java
  • Maar(s)
  • Unknown
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  • Last Known Eruption
  • 8.02°S
  • 112.68°E

  • 680 m
    2230 ft

  • 263292
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There are no Holocene eruptions known for Malang Plain. If this volcano has had large eruptions prior to 10,000 years ago, information might be found in the LaMEVE (Large Magnitude Explosive Volcanic Eruptions) database, a part of the Volcano Global Risk Identification and Analysis Project (VOGRIPA).

The following references are the sources used for data regarding this volcano. References are linked directly to our volcano data file. Discussion of another volcano or eruption (sometimes far from the one that is the subject of the manuscript) may produce a citation that is not at all apparent from the title. Additional discussion of data sources can be found under Volcano Data Criteria.

van Bemmelen R W, 1937. The volcano-tectonic structure of the residency of Malang (eastern Java). Ing Ned-Indie, 4: 159-172.

A group of nine ash cones, maars, and volcanic plugs of subrecent-to-recent (Holocene) age are found on the Malang Plain, SE and NE of the city of Malang (van Bemmelen, 1937). Some of these may be partly parasitic to Tengger Caldera, although others have no clear connection to any specific eruption center and are situated on a distinct N-S zone of tectonic weakness.