Typical eruption style
: unspecifiedGankyoji volcano eruptions
: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene)
No recent earthquakes
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Gankyoji-yama is a Pliocene-Pleistocene andesitic stratovolcano active until about 1.3 million years ago (Nakano et al., 2001-).
---Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information
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