Otara Hill

Otara Hill is a volcano located in East Tamaki, Auckland. Initially explosive with a tuff ring, Otara Hill turned dry and built a scoria cone reaching 89 meters above sea level. It has subsequently been quarried away and nothing volcanic is visible today. Industrial buildings are now built on the site.

Location: East Tamaki, Auckland
-36.947389, 174.899556

No news on this volcano.

Otara Hill erupted approximately 56,000 years ago.

Images of Otara Hill Volcano

Otara Hill has been quarried and now is home to industrial buildings. These images are the location of the former cone.