Bas Dong Nai

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  • 10.8°N
  • 107.2°E

  • 392 m
    1286 ft

  • 275050
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The Bas Dong Nai volcanic field, also known as the Xuan Loc Plateau volcanic field, is located in SE Vietnam, east of Ho Chi Minh city (Saigon). It is the southernmost volcanic field in mainland Vietnam. Suzanna Mount is a well-preserved basaltic cone of prehistoric age that rises 180 m above its base.

The Global Volcanism Program is not aware of any Holocene eruptions from Bas Dong Nai. If this volcano has had large eruptions (VEI >= 4) prior to 10,000 years ago, information might be found on the Bas Dong Nai page in the LaMEVE (Large Magnitude Explosive Volcanic Eruptions) database, a part of the Volcano Global Risk Identification and Analysis Project (VOGRIPA).

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.



Synonyms
Xuan Loc Plateau


Cones
Feature Name Feature Type Elevation Latitude Longitude
Cam Tiem Mount Cone 10° 49' 0" N 107° 22' 0" E
Nui Dat Cone 10° 32' 0" N 107° 11' 0" E
Suzanna Mount Cone 10° 50' 0" N 107° 21' 0" E

The Global Volcanism Program has no photographs available for Bas Dong Nai.

The following references have all been used during the compilation of data for this volcano, it is not a comprehensive bibliography. 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.

Barr S M, James D E, 1990. Trace element characteristics of Upper Cenozoic basaltic rocks of Thailand, Kampuchea and Vietnam. J Southeast Asian Earth Sci, 4: 233-242.

IAVCEI, 1973-80. Post-Miocene Volcanoes of the World. IAVCEI Data Sheets, Rome: Internatl Assoc Volc Chemistry Earth's Interior..

Whitford-Stark J L, 1987. A survey of Cenozoic volcanism on mainland Asia. Geol Soc Amer Spec Pap, 213: 1-74.

Whitford-Stark J L, 1987. . (pers. comm.).

Volcano Types

Volcanic field

Tectonic Setting

Intraplate
Continental crust (> 25 km)

Rock Types

Major
Basalt / Picro-Basalt

Population

Within 5 km
Within 10 km
Within 30 km
Within 100 km
991,688
991,688
991,688
12,300,349

Affiliated Databases

Large Eruptions of Bas Dong Nai Information about large Quaternary eruptions (VEI >= 4) is cataloged in the Large Magnitude Explosive Volcanic Eruptions (LaMEVE) database of the Volcano Global Risk Identification and Analysis Project (VOGRIPA).
WOVOdat WOVOdat is a database of volcanic unrest; instrumentally and visually recorded changes in seismicity, ground deformation, gas emission, and other parameters from their normal baselines. It is sponsored by the World Organization of Volcano Observatories (WOVO) and presently hosted at the Earth Observatory of Singapore.
EarthChem EarthChem develops and maintains databases, software, and services that support the preservation, discovery, access and analysis of geochemical data, and facilitate their integration with the broad array of other available earth science parameters. EarthChem is operated by a joint team of disciplinary scientists, data scientists, data managers and information technology developers who are part of the NSF-funded data facility Integrated Earth Data Applications (IEDA). IEDA is a collaborative effort of EarthChem and the Marine Geoscience Data System (MGDS).
Smithsonian Collections Search the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences collections database. Go to the "Search Rocks and Ores" tab and use the Volcano Name drop-down to find samples.