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Macauley

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  • New Zealand
  • New Zealand to Fiji
  • Caldera
  • 4360 BCE
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 30.21°S
  • 178.475°W

  • 238 m
    781 ft

  • 242021
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for Macauley.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Weekly Reports available for Macauley.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Macauley.

This compilation of synonyms and subsidiary features may not be comprehensive. Features are organized into four major categories: Cones, Craters, Domes, and Thermal Features. Synonyms of features appear indented below the primary name. In some cases additional feature type, elevation, or location details are provided.

Eruptive History

There is data available for 3 Holocene eruptive periods.

Start Date Stop Date Eruption Certainty VEI Evidence Activity Area or Unit
[ 1887 Dec 1 ] [ Unknown ] Uncertain 0   22 km NNE of Macauley Island
[ 1825 Sep 6 ] [ Unknown ] Uncertain 0   "Brimstone Island," W of Macauley Island
4360 BCE ± 200 years Unknown Confirmed 6 Radiocarbon (uncorrected) Sandy Bay Tuff
Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Macauley.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Macauley.

GVP Map Holdings

The Global Volcanism Program has no maps available for Macauley.

Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

There are no samples for Macauley in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences Rock and Ore collection.

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