Orofure-Raiba volcano

Stratovolcano(es) 1231 m / 4039 ft
Hokkaido, Japan, 42.56°N / 141.09°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Orofure-Raiba volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene)

Latest nearby earthquakes

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Tue, Sep 14, 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Sep 15, 2021 6:54 am (GMT +9) (Sep 14, 2021 21:54:27 GMT)

139 km
42 km (26 mi)
North Pacific Ocean, 14 km southwest of Muroran, Hokkaido, Japan
Tue, Sep 7, 2021 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
Sep 8, 2021 8:17 am (GMT +9) (Sep 7, 2021 23:17:51 GMT)

108 km
36 km (22 mi)
North Pacific Ocean, 21 km east of Muroran, Hokkaido, Japan
Sep 8, 2021 4:44 am (GMT +9) (Sep 7, 2021 19:44:34 GMT)

142 km
45 km (28 mi)
7 km north of Tomakomai, Hokkaido, Japan
Sep 8, 2021 2:57 am (GMT +9) (Sep 7, 2021 17:57:38 GMT)

170 km
36 km (22 mi)
25 km northwest of Date, Hokkaido, Japan
Fri, Sep 3, 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Sep 4, 2021 7:52 am (GMT +9) (Sep 3, 2021 22:52:08 GMT)

119 km
43 km (27 mi)
North Pacific Ocean, 15 km southwest of Muroran, Hokkaido, Japan


The Orofure-Raibe volcano group consists of Orofure-yama and Raibe-dake andesitic stratovolcanoes lying immediately west of Kuttara volcano. They were active about 0.6 million years ago (Nakano et al., 2001-).
Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information

See also: Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
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