Mota Volcano | John Seach

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Mota Island, Torba Province, Vanuatu

Summit elevation 411 m
Extinct volcano

Mota Island is hat-shaped, with a steep-sloped east-west elongated spine of older volcanics. It is located 10 km east of Vanua Lava. The island summit is Mt Tawe (411m).

Mota Island was a missionary training centre in the 19th century.

Mota Volcano Eruptions

Approximately 470,000 years ago