Lower Chindwin Volcano | John Seach

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Burma (Myanmar)

22.28 N, 95.10 E
summit elevation 385 m
Volcanic field

Lower Chindwin Volcano is located in central Myanmar (Burma). The volcano lies on the Burma volcanic arc, west of the Sagaing-Namyin Fault. Lower Chindwin volcano contains explosion craters and basaltic lava flows.

Wazin Taung (366 m)
The cone is located at 22.2 N, 94.9 E. The cone is centred on a forested 4 km long N-S range.

Natyin Taung (237 m)
The cone is located at 22.508 N, 94,969 E.

Minma (200 m)
The cone is located at 22.223 N, 94.946 E.

Letpadaung Taung (322 m)
The cone is located at 22.082 N, 95.088 E.

Taungbyauk (198 m)
The lake filled crater is located at 22.302 N, 94.982 E. The circular crater has a diameter of 650 m.

Twindaung (231 m)
The lake filled crater is located at 22.362 N, 95.020 E. The circular crater has a diameter of 1 km.

Ywatha (122 m)
The circular 700 m wide vent is located at 22.408 N, 95.065 E.

Lower Chindwin Volcano Eruptions

No recent eruptions.