Learn about Auckland’s largest and youngest volcano – Rangitoto.
Rangitoto is a basaltic shield volcano that erupted after the arrival of Polynesians in the Auckland region (c. 1280 AD).
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Ocean-generated ambient seismic noise has revealed estimated crustal shear-wave velocity profiles beneath the Auckland Volcanic Field.
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