Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
Details for: Tatun Volcanic Group
Lava domes of the Tatun (Datun) volcano group rises to the NE beyond Taipei, the capital city of Taiwan. About 20 andesitic lava domes are included in the Tatun group. The latest eruptions in the group are of late Pleistocene and mid-Holocene age. Hot springs, fumaroles, and solfataras are found over wide areas, and extensive geothermal exploration has occurred. Photo by Alexander Belousov, 2008 (Institute of Volcanology, Kliuchi).
Volcano Number:281032
Volcano Name:Tatun Volcanic Group
Country:Taiwan
Volcano Type:Lava dome(s)
Last Eruption:648 CE
Elevation:1120m
Tectonic Setting:Subduction zone / Continental crust (> 25 km)
Pop. within 5km:5084149
Pop. within 10km:5084149
Pop. within 30km:6735396
Pop. within 100km:9862061
Latitude:25.178
Longitude:121.553



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
281032 Tatun Volcanic Group 16906 Confirmed Eruption 1 ? Cisingshan Radiocarbon (corrected) -4095
281032 Tatun Volcanic Group 21084 Confirmed Eruption 0 Shamao Uranium-series 648
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