Nieuwerkerk (volcano)

Nieuwerkerk (volcano)
Nieuwerkerk (volcano) is located in Indonesia Maluku
Summit depth 2,285 metres (7,497 feet) [1]
Location Banda Sea
Coordinates 6°36′S 124°40.5′E / 6.6°S 124.675°E / -6.6; 124.675Coordinates: 6°36′S 124°40.5′E / 6.6°S 124.675°E / -6.6; 124.675
Country Indonesia
Type submarine volcano
Last eruption 1927?

Nieuwerkerk is a submarine volcano in the Banda Sea, Indonesia. Along with the Emperor of China submarine volcano, the two twin forms a ridge (NEC ridge) on the seabed.[2] The NEC ridge were dredged at depths ranging from 3,100–2,700 metres (10,170–8,858 ft).

See also


  1. ^ "Nieuwerkerk". Global Volcanism Program. Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved 2006-12-13. 
  2. ^ Christian Honthaasa, Jean-Pierre Réhaulta, René C. Maurya, Hervé Bellona, Christophe Hémonda, Jacques-André Maloda, Jean-Jacques Cornéeb, Michel Villeneuveb, Joseph Cottena, Safri Burhanuddinc, Hervé Guilloud and Nicolas Arnaud (1998). "A Neogene back-arc origin for the Banda Sea basins: geochemical and geochronological constraints from the Banda ridges (East Indonesia)". Tectonophysics 298 (4): 297–317. Bibcode 1998Tectp.298..297H. doi:10.1016/S0040-1951(98)00190-5. 

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