Singu Plateau Volcano | John Seach


Burma (Myanmar)

22.70 N, 95.98 E
summit elevation 507 m
Fissure vents

Singu Plateau volcano is located in central Burma, 32 km NE of Shwebo, a city of 88,000 people.

2014 Earthquake
A magnitude 5.2 earthquake hit 28 km north of Singu Plateau volcano.

2012 Earthquakes
A magnitude 6.6 Earthquake hit 36 km north of Singu volcano on 11th November 2012. Two magnitude 5.0 aftershocks occurred 8 and 13 km from the volcano two hours later. On 26th December 2012 magnitude 4.4 and 4.9 earthquakes hit under the NW and north flank of the volcano.

Further reading
Bertrand, G., Rangin, C., Maury, R.C., Htun, H.M., Bellon, H. and Guillaud, J.P., 1998. Les basaltes de Singu (Myanmar): Nouvelles contraintes sur le taux de décrochement récent de la faille de Sagaing. Comptes Rendus de l'Académie des Sciences-Series IIA-Earth and Planetary Science327(7), pp.479-484.

Singu Plateau Volcano Eruptions

No recent eruptions.