Mount Penanggungan

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Mount Penanggungan
COLLECTIE TROPENMUSEUM Gezicht op Hotel Prigen en de Gunung Penanggungan TMnr 60000002.jpg
Highest point
Elevation1,653 m (5,423 ft) [1]
ListingRibu
Coordinates7°37′S 112°38′E / 7.62°S 112.63°E / -7.62; 112.63
Geography
Mount Penanggungan is located in Java
Mount Penanggungan
Mount Penanggungan
Mount Penanggungan is located in Indonesia
Mount Penanggungan
Mount Penanggungan
Mount Penanggungan (Indonesia)
Geology
Age of rockHolocene
Mountain typeStratovolcano
Last eruptionUnknown

Mount Penanggungan is a small stratovolcano, located immediately on the north side of Arjuno-Welirang volcanic complex in East Java province, Java island, Indonesia. Several Hindu-Buddhist sanctuaries, sacred places and monuments are located on the mountain dating from AD 977–1511. Lava flows and pyroclastic deposits are found around the volcano.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "Penanggungan". Global Volcanism Program. Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved 2006-12-26.