Barren Island

Barren Island is located in the Andaman Sea. Its first recorded activity was in 1787 and it is the only active volcano in South Asia. Barren Island is said to have originated from primitive volcanic cone remains.

Location: Andaman Sea, India
Coordinates: 12.280546, 93.860384
Volcano Type: Stratovolcano

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Barren Island's Eruptive History

2017 Ongoing, intermittent eruptive activity (including strombolian eruptions and lava flows) observed.
2013 Large eruption plume reaching 6,000m
2005-6 Large Strombolian eruptions
1994-5 Fire fountaining, lava flows reaching the ocean.

 

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