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Naruko

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  • Japan
  • Northeast Japan Volcanic Arc
  • Cluster | Caldera
  • 837 CE
  • Country
  • Volcanic Province
  • Landform | Volc Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 38.729°N
  • 140.734°E

  • 470 m
    1542 ft

  • 283200
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports available for Naruko.

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

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

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 5 confirmed Holocene eruptive periods.

0837 May 27 Confirmed Eruption Max VEI: 1

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
0837 May 27 - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 4 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Lahar or Mudflow Uncertain
0837 May 27    - - - - VEI (Explosivity Index)
1969 Aug 26    - - - - Fatalities

0800 BCE (in or before) Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
0800 BCE (in or before) - Unknown Evidence from Isotopic: 14C (calibrated)

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Phreatic activity

1350 BCE ± 50 years Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1350 BCE ± 50 years - Unknown Evidence from Isotopic: 14C (calibrated)

List of 2 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Phreatic activity
   - - - -    - - - - Tephra

1400 BCE (in or before) Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1400 BCE (in or before) - Unknown Evidence from Correlation: Tephrochronology

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Phreatic activity

4400 BCE (after) Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
4400 BCE (after) - Unknown Evidence from Isotopic: 14C (calibrated)

List of 2 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Explosion
   - - - -    - - - - Ash
Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Naruko.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Naruko.

GVP Map Holdings

Maps are not currently available due to technical issues.

The maps shown below have been scanned from the GVP map archives and include the volcano on this page. Clicking on the small images will load the full 300 dpi map. Very small-scale maps (such as world maps) are not included.

Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

The following 2 samples associated with this volcano can be found in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences collections, and may be availble for research (contact the Rock and Ore Collections Manager). Catalog number links will open a window with more information.

Catalog Number Sample Description Lava Source Collection Date
NMNH 108980-22 Dacite -- --
NMNH 117455-49 Obsidian Ogatake Lava; Oga-dake dome --
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