Yomei Seamount

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Yomei Seamount is a seamount of the Hawaiian-Emperor seamount chain in the northern Pacific Ocean.

Its eruption ages are unknown, but the seamonts on either side are in the 56.2 to 59.6 million range during the Paleogene Period.[1]

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  • Jackson, Everett D.; Koizumi, Itaru; Kirkpatrick, R. James; Avdeiko, Gennady; Clague, David; Dalrymple, G. Brent; Karpoff, Anne-Marie; McKenzie, Judith; Butt, Arif; Ling, Hsin Yi; Takayama, Toshiaki; Green, H. Gary; Morgan, Jason; Kono, Masaru (1980). "Site 431: Yōmei Seamount" (PDF). Deep Sea Drilling Project Initial Reports 55: 77–94. doi:10.2973/dsdp.proc.55.104.1980. 

Coordinates: 42°20′N 170°07′E / 42.333°N 170.117°E / 42.333; 170.117