|Elevation||617.6 m (2,026 ft) |
|Listing||List of mountains and hills of Japan by height
List of volcanoes in Japan
|Parent range||Kameda Peninsula|
|Topo map||Geospatial Information Authority 25000:1 恵山
|Age of rock||Pleistocene|
|Last eruption||June 1874|
Mount E last erupted on June 8, 1874. This eruption consisted of phreatic explosions and was rated a 1 on the VEI scale.
Radiocarbon dating and tephrochronology indicate five other eruptions predating the historical records in the approximate years 1350, 550 BC, 1050 BC, 3900 BC ±100 years, 7050 BC. The eruption in 7050 BC was the largest with a VEI of 3.
- Geospatial Information Authority topographic map 恵山
- 恵山道立自然公園 (in Japanese). HOKKAIDO Government. Retrieved 23 April 2010.
- "Hokkaido". Seamless digital geological map of Japan 1: 200,000. The Geological Survey of Japan, AIST. Feb 18, 2010. Retrieved 25 April 2010.
- "E-san". Global Volcanism Program. Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved 2010-04-22.
- "E-SAN". Quaternary Volcanoes in Japan. Geological Survey of Japan, AIST. 2006. Retrieved 25 April 2010.
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- Esan - Japan Meteorological Agency (Japanese)
- "Esan: National catalogue of the active volcanoes in Japan" (PDF). - Japan Meteorological Agency
- Esan - Geological Survey of Japan
- Esan: Global Volcanism Program - Smithsonian Institution
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