Tavui Volcano | John Seach


East New Britain, Papua New Guinea

4.12 S , 152.2 E
submarine volcano

Tavui caldera is located offshore from east New Britain, Papua New Guinea. Its impressive formation can be seen as a spectacular 1000m drop-off at a location called submarime base.

Tavui Caldera wall - John Seach

Further reading
McKee, C.O., 2015. Tavui Volcano: neighbour of Rabaul and likely source of the Middle Holocene penultimate major eruption in the Rabaul area. Bulletin of Volcanology77(9), p.80.

Tavui Volcano Eruptions

Possible Holocene eruptions of Tavui Volcano.