Mount Kujū

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Mount Kujū
久住山
Kuju-san.JPG
Kujū Mountains
Elevation 1,791 m (5,876 ft)[1]
Prominence 1,791 m (5,876 ft)[1]
Listing Ultra
100 Famous Japanese Mountains
Location
Mount Kujū is located in Japan
Mount Kujū
Mount Kujū
Japan
Location On the border of Kokonoe and Taketa, Ōita, Japan
Range Kujū Mountains
Coordinates 33°04′54″N 131°14′24″E / 33.08167°N 131.24000°E / 33.08167; 131.24000Coordinates: 33°04′54″N 131°14′24″E / 33.08167°N 131.24000°E / 33.08167; 131.24000[1]
Geology
Type Stratovolcano
Last eruption 1995 to 1996

Mount Kujū (九重山 Kujū-san?) is one of the 100 Famous Japanese Mountains. The 1,700 m (5,577 ft) high mountain lies on the border of Kokonoe and Taketa in Ōita Prefecture on the island of Kyushu. They are part of Aso-Kujū National Park.

Summary[edit]

  • Kujū Mountains
    • Mount Kujū (1,787 m)- The main peak
    • Mount Nakadake (1,791 m)- The highest peak in Kyushu
    • Mount Inahoshi (1,774 m)
    • Mount Hōsshō (1,762 m)
    • Mount Mimata (1,745 m)
  • Taisen Mountains
    • Mount Taisen (1,786 m)
    • Mount North (Kita) Taisen (1,706 m)
    • Mount Heiji (1,642 m)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Japan Ultra-Prominences". Peaklist.org. Retrieved 2015-01-01. 

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