Volcanoes in the Indian Ocean: Comores, Reunion, Barren.
This highly active volcano is located right next to an inhabited community and a geothermal power station. Washington’s Mount Rainier, ranked third, has a hazard zone that threatens around.
Yes there is one, not is Indian mainland but in a territory administered by Republic of India. It is a part of the Indian Union Territory of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, and lies about 138 km (86 mi) northeast of the territory's capital, Port Blai.
The only active volcano in India is located in Barren Island. The volcano erupted twice in recent past, once in 1991 and again in 1994- 95, after remaining dormant for about 177 years. This island is about 3 kms in diameter, and has a big crater of the volcano, about half kilometer away from the shore. The island can be visited by chartered boats only with the permission of Forest Department.
List of active volcanoes includes volcanoes which are erupting, or have erupted in modern times. Many volcanos have erupted dozens of times in the past few thousand years, but are not erupting at this moment. Some scientists consider a volcano active if it has erupted in the holocene (historic times) period. Given the long lifespan of such volcanos, they are very active.
Barren Island, one of the most easterly of the Andaman Islands, is the only confirmed active volcano in India. The first recorded eruption of the volcano dates back to 1787. Since then, the.
Barren Island, one of the most easterly of the Andaman Islands is the only active volcano in India.
India has a list of six volcanoes including the only live one, Barren Islands volcano which also happens to be the only confirmed active volcano in South Asia. The first recorded volcanic eruption here dates back to 1787. A conventional way of classifying magmatic volcanoes is by their frequency of eruption.