cinder cone, maars 355 m / 1,165 ft
Honshu, Japan, 39.93°N / 139.88°ECurrent status
: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)Kanpu volcano books
Typical eruption style
Kanpu volcano eruptions
: ca. 10,000 years ago
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Distance||Location|
|Tue, 20 Jun|
|Tue, 20 Jun 10:08 UTC||M 2.7 / 29.2 km||19 km||OGA PENINSULA REGION|
|Tue, 20 Jun 10:01 UTC||M 2.7 / 16.8 km||17 km||OGA PENINSULA REGION|
Kanpu volcano (also known as Ichinomegata) is a small cone on the Oga Peninsula NW of Akita City.
According to John Seach
, "a pumice eruption and lava flows occurred 2700 years ago", but no other source of this perhaps false information could be located.