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Fukujin volcano

FeatureID: 
Fukujin
Name Alias(es): 
Fukujin Seamount
Activity: 
Location
Latitude: 
21.93
Longitude: 
143.47
Ocean: 
Region: 
Depth (m)
Maximum or Single Reported Depth: 
1100
Tectonic setting: 
Host Rock: 
NotProvided
Deposit Type: 
NotProvided
Notes on Vent Field Description: 
historical submarine eruptive activity; dredged hydrothermal deposit; Global Volcanism Program (www.volcano.si.edu #0804-133); plume not detected as of 2003
Notes Relevant to Biology: 
NotProvided
Year and How Discovered (if active, visual confirmation is listed first): 
1987 deposits only
References
Discovery References (text): 
(dredge only) McMurtry, G.M., et al., Unusual geochemistry of hydrothermal vents on submarine arc volcanoes: Kasuga Seamounts, Northern Mariana Arc, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 114, 517-528, 1993.
Other References (text): 
Embley, R et al (2004) Explorations of Mariana Arc volcanoes reveal new hydrothermal systems. EOS, Trans. AGU 85(4): 37, 40.