The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
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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