Explorer Seamount facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsExplorer Seamount
|Summit depth||830 m (2,723 ft)|
|Location||North Pacific Ocean|
|Age of rock||Holocene|
The Explorer Seamount is a seamount located in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of British Columbia, Canada. It is on the Explorer Ridge, a tectonic spreading centre that separates the Pacific and Explorer plates and so the volcanism is rift-related. It is the namesake of the Explorer Ridge.
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