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Kawah Ratu, Tangkuban Perahu
Indonesia
Tangkuban Perahu (spelt Tangkuban Parahu in the local Sundanese dialect) is a dormant volcano 30 km north of the city of Bandung, the provincial capital of West Java, Indonesia. It last erupted in 1959. It is a popular tourist attraction where tourists can hike or ride to the edge of the crater to view the hot water springs and boiling mud up close, and buy eggs cooked on the hot surface. This stratovolcano is on the island of Java and last erupted in 1983. Together with Mount Burangrang and Bukit Tunggul, those are remnants of the ancient Mount Sunda after the plinian eruption caused the Caldera to collapse. (source: wikipedia)
Copyright: Chandra Mirtamiharja
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10000x5000
Taken: 25/11/2011
Chargée: 29/11/2011
Mis à jour: 05/08/2014
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Tags: crater; mount; volcano; lembang; bandung; indonesia
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