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Nichiyo Seamount volcano

Submarine -1042 m / -3419 ft
Volcano Islands, Japan, 29.48°N / 140.33°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Nichiyo Seamount volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene) No recent earthquakes
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Background:

Nichiyo Seamount, one of the Shichiyo Seamounts, named for the seven days of the week ("Sunday"), lies south of Sofugan volcano. No hydrothermal activity or other unrest has been noted here, but it is assumed to be at least Pleistocene.
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Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


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