Gabrielse Cone

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Gabrielse Cone
Highest point
Elevation1,600 m (5,200 ft)
Coordinates59°25′07″N 130°23′50″W / 59.41861°N 130.39722°W / 59.41861; -130.39722
Geography
LocationBritish Columbia, Canada
Parent rangeStikine Ranges
Geology
Age of rockHolocene
Mountain typeCinder cone
Volcanic arc/beltNorthern Cordilleran Volcanic Province
Last eruptionHolocene

Gabrielse Cone is a remarkably fresh, clearly postglacial monogenetic cinder cone, located in the Tuya Volcanic Field in British Columbia, Canada. It is about 400 m (1,312 ft) in diameter and has a central crater about 30 m (98 ft) deep. It is Holocene in age and to its northeast appears to be breached with the remnants of a lava flow. The cone is near the headwaters of Iverson Creek.

Gabrielse Cone was named after Hu Gabrielse, who first identified the cone.

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