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Komba-ridge

Name Alias(es): 
Komba
KO
Activity: 
Latitude: 
-7.9800
Longitude: 
123.8000
Location on map: 
Ocean: 
National Jurisdiction: 
Maximum or Single Reported Depth (mbsl): 
1000
Tectonic setting: 
Volcano Number (if applicable): 
Host Rock: 
NotProvided
Deposit Type: 
NotProvided
Notes on Vent Field Description: 
depth approximate (GEBCO); McConachy et al., AOGS abstract: "Elsewhere in Indonesia, the Bandamin program has also discovered sulfide minerals at the Komba submarine site in the Banda Sea."; Smithsonian Global Volcanism Program subaerial volcano 264260 Batu Tara is located northwest of the research area
Year and How Discovered (if active, visual confirmation is listed first): 
2001 CTD temperature anomaly and dredged sulfides
Discovery References (text): 
BANDAMIN I cruise (http://userpage.fu-berlin.de/~rohstoff/Research/BANDAMIN.html)
Other References (text): 
McConachy et al., AOGS abstract, The Management of Minerals and Biological Resources Associated With Submarine Hydrothermal Systems in Indonesia (http://www.asiaoceania.org/abstract/oa/58-OA-A3026.pdf)
[HALBACH, P., et al. (2005): Mariner Hydrothermalismus und assoziierte Erzbildung im Sunda-Banda-Inselbogen (Flores Sea, Indonesien)
B. Pracejus (Ed.). Abschlussbericht des deutsch-indonesischen BANDAMIN/ KOMBAMIN-Verbundprojektes. BMBF, pp. 53.]
McConachy, T. F., H. Permana, R. A. Binns, I. Zulkarnain, J. M. Parr, C. J. Yeats, N. D. Hananto, B. Priadi, S. Burhanuddin, and E. P. Utomo (2004) Recent Investigations of Submarine Hydrothermal Activity in Indonesia. PACRIM 2004, Adelaide, SA, 19-22 September 2004, 161- 172.