Mount Sumbing

Mount Sumbing or Gunung Sumbing is an active stratovolcano in Central Java, Indonesia that is symmetrical like its neighbour, Mount Sindoro. The only report of historical eruptions is from 1730. It has created a small phreatic crater at the summit.[1]

Mount Sumbing
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View of Mount Sumbing from the sky by plane
Highest point
Elevation3,371 m (11,060 ft)[1]
Prominence2,577 m (8,455 ft)[2]
ListingUltra
Ribu
Coordinates7°23′06″S 110°04′21″E / 7.38500°S 110.07250°E / -7.38500; 110.07250Coordinates: 7°23′06″S 110°04′21″E / 7.38500°S 110.07250°E / -7.38500; 110.07250[2]
Geography
Mount Sumbing is located in Java
Mount Sumbing
Mount Sumbing
Parent rangeSunda Arc
Geology
Age of rock701.000 Years
Mountain typeStratovolcano
Last eruption1730 (?)
Climbing
Normal routeGarung
Mts Sundoro and Sumbing from ISS, 2021

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  1. ^ a b "Sumbing". Global Volcanism Program. Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved 2021-06-24.
  2. ^ a b "Indonesian high-prominence peaks". The prominence value here is based on a calculation using an elevation figure of 3,320 m. Peaklist.org. Retrieved 2013-05-02.

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