A tea plantation on the outskirts of Mount Dempo
|Elevation||3,173 m (10,410 ft) |
|Prominence||2,450 m (8,040 ft) |
|Parent range||Bukit Barisan|
|Last eruption||January 2009|
Mount Dempo is the highest stratovolcano in South Sumatra province that rises above Pasumah Plain near Pagar Alam and adjacent with Bengkulu Province. Seven craters are found around the summit. A 400-metre (1,300 ft) wide lake is found at the north-west end of the crater complex.
The most recent activity has been in 2009. Historical activity has been confined to being small-to-moderate explosive activity that produced ashfall near the volcano.
- "Dempo". Global Volcanism Program. Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved 2006-12-28.
- "Mountains of the Indonesian Archipelago" Peaklist.org gives an elevation of 3,159 m and a prominence of 2,446 m for Mount Dempo. Retrieved 2012-02-06.
- "Dempo, Indonesia" Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2012-02-06.
- "Semuanya Terbayar saat Tiba di Puncak Gunung Dempo". April 24, 2012. Archived from the original on September 9, 2012.
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