Pouakai volcano

Stratovolcano 1399 m / 4590 ft
New Zealand, -39.23°S / 174.02°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Pouakai volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than 2.58 million years ago (Pleistocene)

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 03:18 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 22, 2021 3:18 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 22, 2021 03:18 GMT)

197 km
46 km (29 mi)
Tasman Sea, 5.4 km southwest of Hawera, South Taranaki District, New Zealand
Tuesday, September 21, 2021 21:27 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 22, 2021 9:27 am (GMT +12) (Sep 21, 2021 21:27 GMT)

209 km
37 km (23 mi)
Tasman Sea, 56 km south of New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand


Pouakai volcano, NW of Egmont, is an eroded Pleistocene stratovolcano surrounded by a ring plain of lahar deposits dating from about 0.25 million years ago (Neall et al. 1986). The relationship of German Hill cone, 10 km to the NE, to Pouakai is not clear.
Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information

See also: Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
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