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List of volcanoes in India

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List of volcanoes in India

This is a list of Quaternary active, dormant/extinct volcanoes in India.

Name Elevation Location Last eruption Type
meters feet Coordinates
Barren Island 354 1161 currently active Stratovolcano
Narcondam 710 2329 560 kyrs BP Stratovolcano
Deccan Traps -- -- 66 mya --
Baratang -- -- -- Mud Volcano
Dhinodhar Hills 386 Extinct
Dhosi Hill 540 1800 -- Extinct


R, Bhutani, K. Pande, J.S. Ray, R.S. Smitha, N. Awasthi & A. Kumar, Paper No. 268-9, 2014 GSA Annual Meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia (19–22 October 2014)

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