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The elevation of Mount Fuji is 12,380 feet. Located just over 60 miles from Tokyo, Mount Fuji is the tallest mountain in Japan and is an active volcano. The top of the mountain has a tundra climate. More »

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The first recorded eruption of Mount Fuji occurred in the year 781, and it has erupted 16 times since then, with the last recorded eruption occurring in 1707. Mount Fuji is currently classified as dormant, but eruption i... More »

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Mount Fuji, the tallest mountain in Japan, was formed by a series of volcanic eruptions that occurred over approximately the last 100,000 years. Geologists identified four major stages of volcanic eruption in Mount Fuji'... More »

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Mount Fuji is the tallest mountain in Japan. Located on the island of Honshu, the composite cone volcano stretches to 12,388 feet and is known for its nearly-perfect cone shape. Mount Fuji, sometimes called Mt. Fujiyama,... More »

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Mount Fujiyama, more commonly known as Mount Fuji, is the tallest mountain in Japan with a peak that rises 12,389 feet above sea level. It is an active volcano, whose eruption from 1707 to 1708 is known as the Hōei erupt... More »

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Mount Fuji is the tallest mountain in Japan, at 12,380 feet. The peak is located on the island of Honshu, close enough to the city of Tokyo to be constantly in view of the world's most populated city. Mount Fuji, also kn... More »

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Mount Fuji, the tallest mountain in Japan, was formed by a series of volcanic eruptions that occurred over approximately the last 100,000 years. Geologists identified four major stages of volcanic eruption in Mount Fuji'... More »

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