Niigata-Yake-Yama Photos

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Niigata-Yake-Yama is an active volcano in Honshu, Japan. A large eruption in 887 AD sent pyroclastic flows all the way to the Japan Sea.The volcano takes the form of a lava dome that was built above a ridge of a Tertiary mountain range, near the Japanese coast. The volcano is one of the youngest in Japan, its age is estimated at only 3100…
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