Osbourn Seamount

Osbourn Seamount

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The Osbourn Seamount is a seamount in the south-west Pacific Ocean. It is the western-most and oldest unsubducted seamount of the Louisville Ridge, with an estimated age of 78.8 ± 1.3 Ma. Like other seamounts comprising the Louisville Ridge, it was formed by the Louisville hotspot which is currently located 4,300 km (2,700 mi) away near the Pacific-Antarctic Ridge.

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