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Pengchiahsu volcano

Stratovolcano 129 m / 423 ft
Taiwan, 25.63°N / 122.07°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Pengchiahsu volcano eruptions: Pleistocene No recent earthquakes
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Background:

Pengchiahsu is one of five small Pleistocene volcanic islands NE of Taiwan. The summit of andesitic Pengchiahsu island (also known as Agincourt) reaches only 129 m above sea level. The age of volcanism is considered to be Pleistocene, but Pengchiahsu displays fumarolic activity (Volcanological Society of Japan, 1971).
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