Bakanovi Volcano - John Seach


Bougainville Island, North Solomons Province,
Papua New Guinea

6.145 S, 155.347 E
summit elevation 650 m

Bakanovi Volcano is located 16 km east of Bagana volcano on Bougainville, Papua New Guinea. The volcano is small and deeply eroded, and sits in an eroded 4 km diameter caldera.

The volcano is deeply eroded and has probably not erupted for a few hundred thousand years. Lava flows and pyroclastic flow deposits indicate a history of explosive and effuse eruptions.

Bakanovi Volcano Eruptions

No recent eruptions.