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Ojin Seamount

Ōjin Seamount, also called Ōjin Guyot, named after Emperor Ōjin, 15th Emperor of Japan, is a guyot of the Hawaiian-Emperor seamount chain in the Pacific Ocean.[1] It erupted 55 million years ago.[2]


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  2. ^ (Seach 2014)
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