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Patah

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Patah is a heavily forested, dissected Quaternary volcano SE of Dempo volcano.
Volcano type stratovolcano dormant
Location
Summit elevation
Patah volcano eruptions unknown
Typical eruption style Explosive
The age of its latest eruptions is not known, although on May 1, 1989, a possible new crater with active fumaroles was observed by a cargo aircraft pilot in a heavily forested area about 6 km SE of the summit of Gunung Patah, near Bukit Baturigis (about 4 deg 18 min S, 103 deg 19 min E). The exact location of the 150-m-wide crater, date of its formation, and its geologic relationship to nearby Patah volcano are uncertain. Another vent containing a crater lake is located 1 km to the south.



Source: Smithsonian GVP

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