Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
Details for: Ragang
Ragang volcano (above and to the right of the center of this Space Shuttle image) rises to 2815 m in central Mindanao. Illana Bay lies to the SW at the lower left, and most of Lake Lanao can be seen at the upper left. Ragang is the most frequently active volcano on the large southern Philippines island of Mindanao. Historical eruptions, many of which were at one time attributed to neighboring Makaturing volcano, have been recorded since 1765. Makaturing and Latukan volcanoes are also visible to the SW of Ragang on this image. NASA Space Shuttle image STS61A-40-71, 1985 (http://eol.jsc.nasa.gov/).
Volcano Number:271060
Volcano Name:Ragang
Country:Philippines
Volcano Type:Stratovolcano
Last Eruption:1916 CE
Elevation:2790m
Tectonic Setting:Subduction zone / Continental crust (> 25 km)
Pop. within 5km:447
Pop. within 10km:2646
Pop. within 30km:331796
Pop. within 100km:6423725
Latitude:7.691
Longitude:124.507



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
271060 Ragang 16706 Confirmed Eruption 2 Historical Observations 1756
271060 Ragang 16707 Confirmed Eruption 2 Historical Observations 1834
271060 Ragang 16708 Confirmed Eruption 2 Historical Observations 1840/1/20 1840/4/5
271060 Ragang 16709 Confirmed Eruption 2 Historical Observations 1856/11/1
271060 Ragang 16710 Confirmed Eruption 2 Historical Observations 1858/2/18
271060 Ragang 16711 Confirmed Eruption 2 Historical Observations 1871/12/8
271060 Ragang 16712 Confirmed Eruption 2 Historical Observations 1873/1/16 1873
271060 Ragang 16713 Uncertain Eruption 2 ? 1915
271060 Ragang 16714 Confirmed Eruption 1 1916/7/16
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