Check out our destinations and tours!
Follow us:
FacebookTwitterGoogle PlusYouTube
Chirpoi volcano
caldera 742 m / 2,434 ft
Kurile Islands, Russia, 46.53°N / 150.88°E

Chirpoi webcams / live data
Chirpoi volcano eruptions:
2014 (S), 1982 (S), 1960 (S), 1879 (S), 1857 (C), 1854 (S or C), 1811 (S), 1790 (S), 1712 (C)
--
S: Snow volcano
C: Cerny volcano
Typical eruption style:
effusive & strombolian
Last earthquakes nearby

News from Chirpoi volcano

Thu, 18 Dec 15:57
A thermal anomaly remains visible over Snow volcano (one of Chirpoi's vents).
Tue, 2 Dec 10:44
Recent saltellite images showing the currently 4 active volcanoes in the Kuriles (credit: Culture Volcan / @CultureVolcan / Twitter)
Thermal hot spots continue to be detected at the summit of Snow volcano. SVERT thinks that a new phase of effusive activity could have been going on since September.
Fri, 21 Nov 08:25
Satellite images showed a weak thermal anomaly over Snow volcano on 16 November.
Fri, 24 Oct 15:01
A thermal anomaly at the volcano was detected on satellite data during 15-16 October.
Thu, 1 May 07:43
SVERT reported that satellite images over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, detected a thermal anomaly on 21 and 27 April. Cloud cover obscured views on the other days during 22-28 April. The Aviation Color Code remained at Yellow. ...more
Fri, 18 Apr 07:38
SVERT reported that on 13 April satellite images over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, detected steam-and-gas emissions. Cloud cover obscured views on the other days during 9-15 April. The Aviation Color Code remained at Yellow. (Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 9-15 April 2014)
Wed, 12 Mar 16:27
MODIS hot spot at Chirpoi volcano (ModVolc, Univ. Hawaii)
A thermal hot spot is again visible on MODIS satellite data, suggesting some sort of activity going on at the remote volcano. What exactly is happening there (perhaps the appearance of a small lava dome, or emissions of hot gasses) is unknown at the moment.
Tue, 18 Feb 11:05
A thermal anomaly over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, was detected in satellite images during 11-12 February.
Wed, 22 Jan 11:05
A thermal anomaly over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, was detected in satellite images during 15-16 January. Cloud cover obscured views on the other days during 14-20 January. The Aviation Color Code remained at Yellow.
Fri, 22 Nov 09:43
SVERT reported that a thermal anomaly from Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, was detected in satellite images during 13-15 November. The Aviation Color Code remained at Yellow.

Show more news

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Comments:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Text and images on this webpage are copyrighted. Further reproduction and use without authorization is not consented. If you need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.