Mount Sumbing

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For the same volcano name on Sumatra island, Indonesia, see Mount Sumbing (Sumatra).
Mount Sumbing
Mount sumbing.jpg
Elevation 3,371 m (11,060 ft)[1]
Prominence 2,577 m (8,455 ft)[2]
Listing Ultra
Mount Sumbing is located in Java
Mount Sumbing
Mount Sumbing
Java, Indonesia
Coordinates 7°23′06″S 110°04′21″E / 7.38500°S 110.07250°E / -7.38500; 110.07250Coordinates: 7°23′06″S 110°04′21″E / 7.38500°S 110.07250°E / -7.38500; 110.07250[2]
Type Stratovolcano
Last eruption 1730 (?)

Mount Sumbing or Gunung Sumbing is an active stratovolcano in Central Java, Indonesia, symmetrical with Sundoro. The only report of historical eruptions is from 1730. It has created a small phreatic crater at the summit.[1]

The silhouette of Sumbing Mount from Bondowoso, Temanggung

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  1. ^ a b "Sumbing". Global Volcanism Program. Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved 2006-12-26. 
  2. ^ a b "Indonesian high-prominence peaks". The prominence value here is based on a calculation using an elevation figure of 3,320 m. Retrieved 2013-05-02.

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