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Shikaribetsu volcano

Updated: Dec 3, 2022 21:31 GMT -
lava domes 1401 m / 4,596 ft
Hokkaido (Japan), 43.31°N / 143.1°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

Shikaribetsu volcano (然別火山群 Shikaribetsu-kazangun) is a group of lava domes west and south of Lake Shikaribetsu in central Hokkaido. They are part of the Daisetsuzan National Park. The volcanic group includes the peaks of Mount Ishikari (highest), Mount Yuniishikari, Mount Otofuke and Mount Higashinupukaushi.

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Typical eruption style: effusive
Shikaribetsu volcano eruptions: less than 20,000 years ago

Latest nearby earthquakes

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Thursday, December 1, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Dec 2, 2022 7:41 am (GMT +9) (Dec 1, 2022 22:41 GMT)
2.7

137 km
35 km (22 mi)
21 km northwest of Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan
Wednesday, November 23, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 23, 2022 10:54 pm (GMT +9) (Nov 23, 2022 13:54 GMT)
2.6

15 km
34 km (21 mi)
16 km northeast of Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan

Background

The Shikaribetsu lava domes are andesitic-to-dacitic and constructed along a ENE-WSW line. The largest dome is Higashi-Nupukaushinupuri at the SW end. It has a breached crater and was the source of 2 or more large debris-avalanches with deposits extending to the south.


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