Rungapapa Knoll volcano

Submarine unknown
New Zealand, -37.55°S / 176.98°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

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

Latest nearby earthquakes

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Wed, Sep 8, 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
Sep 8, 2021 8:09 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 8, 2021 08:09:54 GMT)

120 km
42 km (26 mi)
South Pacific Ocean, 81 km north of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
Sep 8, 2021 5:08 pm (GMT +12) (Sep 8, 2021 05:08:07 GMT)

102 km
32 km (20 mi)
South Pacific Ocean, 61 km northeast of Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand


Rungapapa Knoll, a seamount in the Bay of Plenty 17 km WSW of White Island, has an internal heat source (Latter 1985, pers. comm.). No eruptions are known.
Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information

See also: Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
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