Rose Island volcano
Typical eruption style
: unspecifiedRose Island volcano eruptions
: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than 2.58 million years ago (Pleistocene)
No recent earthquakes
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The easternmost volcanic pile of the Samoa Islands, Rose Island is a coral atoll with sand beaches constructed on a volcanic basement in late-Pleistocene time (Stearns, 1944).
---Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information
See also: Sentinel hub
| Landsat 8
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