Kalaupapa Volcano | John Seach



21.20 N, 156.97 W
summit elevation 123 m
Monogenetic volcano

Kalaupapa is the largest monogenetic volcano (formed in a single eruption) in Hawaii.

Further reading
Normark, W.R., Moore, J.G. and Torresan, M.E., 1993. Giant volcano-related landslides and the development of the Hawaiian Islands. Submarine landslides: selected studies in the US Exclusive economic zone. US Geol. Surv. Bull2002, pp.184-196.

Clague, David A., et al. "Age and petrology of the Kalaupapa basalt, Molokai, Hawaii." (1982).

Kalaupapa Volcano Eruptions

340,000 years ago