Mount Hiuchigatake

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Mount Hiuchi-ga-take
燧ヶ岳
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Elevation 2,356 m (7,730 ft)
Location
Mount Hiuchi-ga-take is located in Japan
Mount Hiuchi-ga-take
Mount Hiuchi-ga-take
Tōhoku, Japan
Coordinates 36°57′18″N 139°17′07″E / 36.95500°N 139.28528°E / 36.95500; 139.28528Coordinates: 36°57′18″N 139°17′07″E / 36.95500°N 139.28528°E / 36.95500; 139.28528
Geology
Type Stratovolcanoes
Last eruption 1544
Climbing
Easiest route Hiking

Mount Hiuchigatake (燧ヶ岳 Hiuchi-ga-take?) is the tallest mountain in the Tōhoku region of Japan. The summit is in Minamiaizu, Hinoemata in Fukushima Prefecture, and is 2,356 m (7,730 ft) tall.

Mount Hiuchigatake is one of the 100 famous mountains in Japan.

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