Crater Mountain Volcano | John Seach

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Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea

6.58 S, 143.15 E
summit elevation 3233 m
stratovolcano

Crater Mountain is located in the highlands of New Guinea.

Crater mountain is part of the Crater Mountain Wildlife Management Area, a 2700 sq km of spectacular scenery and traditional villages. Crater Mountain volcano comprises a chain of peaks over 3000m elevation, and is severely eroded.

There are several small cones, lava domes, and flows, which may have erupted in the past 10,000 years.

Crater Mountain Volcano Eruptions

Holocene eruptions.