Auckland volcanic field

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The Auckland volcanic field is an area of monogenetic volcanoes covered by much of the metropolitan area of Auckland, New Zealand's largest city, located in the North Island.wikipedia
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Monogenetic volcanic field

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The Auckland volcanic field is an area of monogenetic volcanoes covered by much of the metropolitan area of Auckland, New Zealand's largest city, located in the North Island.
Some monogenetic volcanoes are small lava shields, such as Rangitoto Island in the Auckland volcanic field.

Mount Albert, New Zealand

Mount AlbertMt Albert(Mt Albert)
The field ranges from Lake Pupuke and Rangitoto Island in the north to Matukutururu (Wiri Mountain) in the south, and from Mount Albert in the west to Pigeon Mountain in the east.
The peak, in parkland at the southern end of the suburb, is 135 metres in height, and is one of the many extinct cones which dot the city of Auckland, all of which are part of the Auckland volcanic field.

Maar

maar lakemaarsdry maar
The approximately 53 volcanoes in the field have produced a diverse array of maars (explosion craters), tuff rings, scoria cones, and lava flows.
The Auckland volcanic field in the urban area of Auckland, New Zealand has several maars, including the readily accessible Lake Pupuke in the North Shore suburb of Takapuna.

Auckland

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The Auckland volcanic field is an area of monogenetic volcanoes covered by much of the metropolitan area of Auckland, New Zealand's largest city, located in the North Island.
While most volcanic cones in the Auckland volcanic field have been affected by quarrying, many of the remaining cones are now within parks, and retain a more natural character than the surrounding city.

Lake Pupuke

Fossil Forest, Takapuna
The field ranges from Lake Pupuke and Rangitoto Island in the north to Matukutururu (Wiri Mountain) in the south, and from Mount Albert in the west to Pigeon Mountain in the east.
Other similar craters in the Auckland volcanic field were either buried by later eruptions, or breached by erosion as rainwater collected and overflowed the edge of the crater.

Pigeon Mountain (New Zealand)

Pigeon Mountain
The field ranges from Lake Pupuke and Rangitoto Island in the north to Matukutururu (Wiri Mountain) in the south, and from Mount Albert in the west to Pigeon Mountain in the east.
It forms part of the Auckland volcanic field and is popular for scientific school trips.

Onepoto (volcanic crater)

OnepotoOnepoto DomainOnepoto volcanic crater
The first vent erupted at Onepoto 248,000 ± 28,000 years ago.
It is a part of the Auckland volcanic field.

Matukutururu

MatukutūruruWiri MountainMatuku-tururu
The field ranges from Lake Pupuke and Rangitoto Island in the north to Matukutururu (Wiri Mountain) in the south, and from Mount Albert in the west to Pigeon Mountain in the east.
Matukutūruru (also Te Manurewa o Tamapahore or Wiri Mountain) is a volcano in Wiri, in the Auckland volcanic field.

Orakei Basin

Orakei Bay
A few similar craters such as Orakei Basin are open to the sea.
Orakei Basin is one of the volcanoes in the Auckland volcanic field.

Mount Saint John (New Zealand)

Mount Saint JohnMt Saint John
One of the longest runs from Mt Saint John northward, almost crossing the Waitematā Harbour to form Meola Reef.
Mount Saint John (also Te Kōpuke or Tītīkōpuke) is a volcanic scoria cone in Epsom, in the Auckland volcanic field of New Zealand.

Rangitoto Island

RangitotoRangitoto ChannelRangitoto lava caves
The field ranges from Lake Pupuke and Rangitoto Island in the north to Matukutururu (Wiri Mountain) in the south, and from Mount Albert in the west to Pigeon Mountain in the east.
The 5.5 km wide island is a symmetrical shield volcano cone, reaching a height of 260 m. Rangitoto is the youngest and largest of the approximately 50 volcanoes of the Auckland volcanic field, having formed in an eruption about 600 years ago, and covering an area of 2311 ha.

Auckland Domain

Domain Cricket GroundThe DomainAuckland
Auckland War Memorial Museum, itself built on the crater rim of Pukekawa, has an exhibition on the field, including the "Puia Street multi-sensory visitor experience", which simulates a grandstand view of an eruption in Auckland.
The Auckland Domain volcano, Pukekawa, is one of the oldest in the Auckland volcanic field, and consists of a large explosion crater surrounded by a tuff ring with a small scoria cone (Pukekaroro) in the centre of the crater.

Grafton Volcano

Grafton Volcano is a buried volcano in New Zealand's Auckland volcanic field that underlies much of the Auckland suburb of Grafton.

Green Hill, New Zealand

Green HillMatanginui/Green Mount
Green Hill (also Matanginui or Greenmount) is one of the volcanoes in the Auckland volcanic field, located in the suburb of Greenmount.

Browns Island (New Zealand)

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Browns Island or Motukorea is a small New Zealand island, in the Hauraki Gulf north of Musick Point, one of the best preserved volcanoes in the Auckland volcanic field.

Māngere Mountain

Mangere MountainMangere DomainTe Ara Pūeru /Māngere
Māngere Mountain in Māngere Domain is one of the largest volcanic cones in the Auckland volcanic field, with a peak 106 m above sea level.

Hampton Park, New Zealand

Hampton Park
Hampton Park is one of the volcanoes in the Auckland volcanic field.

Mount Hobson (Auckland)

Mount HobsonOhinerangi/Mount Hobson/OhinerauŌhinerau / Mount Hobson
Ōhinerau / Mount Hobson (also known as Ōhinerangi and Remuwera) is a 143 m high volcanic cone in the Auckland volcanic field in Auckland, New Zealand.

Waitematā Harbour

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One of the longest runs from Mt Saint John northward, almost crossing the Waitematā Harbour to form Meola Reef.
Recent volcanism in the Auckland volcanic field has also shaped the coast, most obviously at Devonport and the Meola Reef (a lava flow which almost spans the harbour), but also in the explosion craters of Orakei Basin and in western Shoal Bay.

Matukutureia

MatukutūreiaMatukutureia/McLaughlins MountainMcLaughlins Mountain
Matukutūreia (also McLaughlins Mountain) is one of the volcanic cones in the Auckland volcanic field.

Cemetery Crater

Cemetery Crater is one of the volcanoes in the Auckland volcanic field.

Maungataketake

Maungataketake/Elletts Mountain
Maungataketake (also Ellett's Mount) is one of the volcanoes in the Auckland volcanic field in New Zealand.

Mount Richmond

Otahuhu/Mount Richmond
Ōtāhuhu / Mount Richmond is one of the volcanoes of the Auckland volcanic field.

Mount Smart

Mt SmartRarotonga / Mount SmartRarotonga/Mount Smart
Rarotonga / Mount Smart (also known as Te Ipu kura a Maki) is one of the volcanoes in the Auckland volcanic field.

Wiri Lava Cave

More than 50 lava tubes and other lava caves have been discovered, including the 290 m-long Wiri Lava Cave.
It is part of Matukutūruru (Wiri Mountain) volcano, in the Auckland volcanic field.