Mount Fuji (Fujisan)

Mount Fuji  (Fujisan) Mount Fuji, an iconic stratovolocano and Japan’s highest mountain 3,776.24 m (12,389 ft), is 100 km south west of Tokyo (and is also one of the few volcanoes I have actually visited -but not climbed!).  She is a cultural heritage site.  According to UNESCO and Wikipedia, “Mount Fuji has “inspired artists and…

Nachikinsky – Why is she so quiet?

Is she biding her time, or have plate movements reduced the supply of magma? I came across this volcano while rummaging around the internet to research Tolbachik.  A quick Google around for Nachikinsky does not find much; and, she is not listed in GVP. Most of this post is based on a comprehensive study carried…