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Sukai-Kesemaru volcano

Stratovolcano(es) 2144 m / 7034 ft
Honshu, Japan, 36.69°N / 139.34°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Sukai-Kesemaru volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene) No recent earthquakes
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The basaltic-to-dacitic Sukai stratovolcano was active about 1.6-0.9 million years ago (Nakano et al., 2001-). Koshin-zan volcano is part of the Sukai edifice, and activity of the roughly 1-million-year-old Kesemaru-yama volcano to the south overlapped with activity at Sukai-san volcano.
Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information

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