List of Active Volcano in world and India
It looks very scary whenever we see or we talk about the volcanos. Still, there are many active and inactive volcanos that have done big loss for human life. Here in this article, I am going to share with you the complete details about the Active Volcano in India and will also share with you the list of Active volcano in the world. Check the article below to get details about this. Only some would have heard about the volcanic eruption in India because it is very rare in India as compared to the other country.
List of Active Volcano in world and India:
There are many active volcanos in the world that have done big loss to human lives and still doing. The volcanic eruption in iN India is very rare in India as compared to the other country that is known for the volcanic eruption. Then too, There is still 6 active volcano in India. Here I will share with you the details about these six active volcanoes in India and after that, I will tell you about the top 10 active volcanoes in the world.
List of Name of Active Volcano in India:
|Name of the Volcano||Name of State|
|Barren Island||Andaman Islands|
|Narcondam Island||Andaman Islands|
|Baratang Island||Andaman Islands|
Barren Island: The Barren Island is located in Andaman island which is Union Territory of India. This is the only live volcano in India and it was erupted in the year 2017 and still active. The type of volcano is a stratovolcano.
Narcondam Island: Narcondam Island is located in Andaman Nicobar. This mountain house is the second tallest point in the Andaman and Nicobar. The type of volcano is a stratovolcano.
Baratang Island: Baratang Island is also located in Andaman Nicobar and It is around 150 kilometres away from the capital of Andaman which is Port Blair. The type of the volcano is Mud volcano and it is active since 2003.
Deccan Traps: The Deccan traps are in Maharashtra and the volcano is now inactive since las 6 months But as per the geological survey of India. It can be active at any time. The type of the volcano cannot be identified and scientists are still doing research over this.
Dhinodhar Hills: Dhinodhar Hills is in Guraraj, India. The type of volcano is Extinct and it’s currently inactive.
Dhosi Hills: The Dhosi hills is located in Haryana, India. The type of volcano is Extinct and it is currently Inactive.
These are the name and details about the volcanic eruption in India and out of these all, Barren Island is the biggest one and still active for the last 2 years. Now let’s see the name of the active volcanoes in the world.
List of the name of active volcanos in the world:
There are many active volcanos in the world. Here I will tell you about the top 10 active volcanos in the world and their types etc.
- Pacaya, Guatemala
- Mt.Stromboli, Italy
- Sakurajima, Japan
- Kilauea, Hawaii
- Mt. Cleveland, Alaska
- Mt. Erebus, Antarctica
- Volcan de Colima, Mexico
- Mt. Yasur, Vanuatu
- Mt. Merapi, Indonesia
- Erta Ale, Ethiopia
This volcano erupted roughly around 23,000 years ago and it is fairly active since 1865. This seems very scary and volcanic lava is flowing through the hills to water.
Mt. Stromboli, Italy:
This is also one of the oldest volcanic eruptions and it is erupting continuously for the last 2000 years.
Earlier this volcano used to be an island. Since many years it is spurting our so much lava and now it is impossible to room around this.
This mountain is roughly around 5,00,000 years old and it is extraordinarily active since age. It is the most active volcano in the world and it is almost impossible to survive over there.
Mt. Cleveland, Alaska:
It is also the most active volcano in Aluentin Island. It is the source of heat in the surrounding area in the hot springtime.
Mt. Erebus, Antarctica:
This is the southernmost active volcano on the earth and it is active roughly since 1841. This is also known as the Mt. terror and this is actually a terror.
Volcan de Colima:
This is also the most active volcano in North America and it has erupted 40 times since 1576. Volcan de Colima is also known to produce the pretty intense lava bombs that can travel up to two miles.
Mt. Yasur Vanuata:
This is also the most active volcano. It erupts around seven times in an hour. It has become one tourist destination. The government has implanted 4 level safety for the tourists.
Mt. Merapi, Indonesia:
It is the youngest group of the volcano but it is the oldest in Indonesia. It also fires pretty intense lava and it is continuously active for decades.
Erte Ale, Ethiopia:
This is the most active volcano in the world and also the rarest volcano. It has two lava lakes. The last major eruption was in 2008 and it is continuously flowing since then.
These are the details about the active volcanos in the world. There are still many more but these are noticeable and all it is rarest in the world.