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Omanago volcano

lava domes 2367 m / 7,766 ft
Honshu, Japan, 36.79°N / 139.51°E
Current status: dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: effusive
Omanago volcano eruptions: unknown, 3050 BC (?)
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Sun, 29 Jul
Sun, 29 Jul 00:58 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km7 kmEASTERN HONSHU, JAPAN
Omanago volcano consists of 5 closey spaced lava domes in Nikko National Park. They are located north and NW of Nantai volcano.
The highest of the dacitic domes is 2367-m-high Omanago, which later erupted andesitic lavas. Mitsu-dake lava dome, which overlooks the hot spring resort of Lake Yunoko, was radioarbon dated at about 5000 years ago.
Mitsu-dake lava dome overlooks Lake Yunoko hot spring resort. Lake Yunoko is located at an altitude of 1478 m and is 3 km in circumference.


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