Teon Volcano | John Seach


Teon Island, Banda Sea, Indonesia

6.92 S, 129.12 E
summit elevation 655 m

Teon island is elongated in NNE direction and is built up from lava flows and cinders. A large eruption in 1660 produced pyroclastic flows which caused fatalities.

Further reading
Wheller, G. E., et al. "Geochemistry of Quaternary volcanism in the Sunda-Banda arc, Indonesia, and three-component genesis of island-arc basaltic magmas." Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 32.1-3 (1987): 137-160

Teon Volcano Eruptions

1904, 1693, 1663, 1660, 1659.