0.07 N, 99.98 E
summit elevation 2912 m
Talakamau volcano is located on the equator. The volcano is situated on the coastal plain 16 km east of Kotoaur, and 12 km north of Kotopadang. Pasaman is a twin volcano located to the SW.
The summit is elongated in NE-SW direction with diameter of 1.5 km x 0.5 km. The most recent volcanic activity created 30 explosion pits with diameters from 15-70 m.
A magnitude 5.1 earthquake hit 15 km SSW of the summit on 26th January 2009.
An eruption of Talakamau volcano occurred on 8th September 1937. An eruption column rose 70 m above the rim of the central crater.