Smithsonian Institution
Global Volcanism Network Bulletin v. 20, no. 6, June 1995

Rabaul (Papua New Guinea)  Fumarolic activity but no caldera

New Britain Island, Papua New Guinea
4.27S, 152.20E; summit elev. 688 m

Tavurvur Crater remained very quiet during June, with only strong
fumarolic activity accompanied by occasional low volume white
vapor emissions. No caldera seismicity was recorded during the
month. Ground deformation showed a very slow rate of deflation.

Information Contacts: Ima Itikarai and Ben Talai, Rabaul Volcano
Observatory, P.O. Box 386, Rabaul, Papua New Guinea.