Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
Details for: Abu
This forested lava dome is part of the 571-m-high Abu volcano group, located along the Japan Sea coast near the SW end of Honshu. The Abu volcanic field consists of lava flows and small shield volcanoes, some of which have associated cinder cones and lava domes. Abu volcano is of either late-Pleistocene or early Holocene age. Photo by Ichio Moriya (Kanazawa University).
Volcano Number:283001
Volcano Name:Abu
Country:Japan
Volcano Type:Shield(s)
Last Eruption:-6850
Elevation:641m
Tectonic Setting:Subduction zone / Continental crust (> 25 km)
Pop. within 5km:3597
Pop. within 10km:9594
Pop. within 30km:117805
Pop. within 100km:4071152
Latitude:34.5
Longitude:131.6



Eruption Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
Volcano Number Volcano Name Eruption Number Activity Type Explosivity Index Max Explosivity Index Modifier Activity Area Activity Unit Start Evidence Method Start Date End Date
283001 Abu 17369 Confirmed Eruption Kasa-yama Thermoluminescence -6850
Emissions Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution No emissions data found for this volcano.


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