submarine volcano -217 m / -712 ft
Volcano Islands, Japan, 21.93°N / 143.47°ECurrent status
: normal or dormant
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Typical eruption style
: explosive?, submarine
Fukujin volcano eruptions
: 1982(?), 1982(?), 1979-80, 1978(?), 1977-78(?), 1976-77(?), 1973-74, 1968, 1959(?), 1958(?), 1952(?), 1951
No recent earthquakes
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Fukujin volcano is one of the largest seamounts of the Marianas arc in Japan's Volcano Island chain. It sometimes has risen to above surface during eruptions creating temporary new islands. Water discoloration and floating pumice above the submarine volcano have been observed frequently.
See also: Sentinel hub
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