Koma-Ga-Take

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Koma-Ga-Take

 

an active volcano in Japan, on the peninsula of Oshima (island of Hokkaido). Elevation, 1,140 m. Koma-ga-take had large eruptions of andesite lavas in 1640 (with a violent earthquake), 1856, 1929, and 1942.

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