Tamagawa volcano

Caldera 1300 m / 4265 ft
Honshu, Japan, 39.9°N / 140.78°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

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

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Thursday, September 16, 2021 14:21 GMT (1 earthquake)
Sep 16, 2021 11:21 pm (GMT +9) (Sep 16, 2021 14:21 GMT)
2.6

133 km
39 km (24 mi)
23 km east of Akita, Japan

Background

The dacitic and rhyolitic Tamagawa caldera was the source of the Tamagawa Ignimbrite associated with formation of a pre-Yaka-yama caldera. The caldera was active about 2 million and 1 million years ago (Nakano et al., 2001-).
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Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information


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