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Chirpoi volcano
caldera 742 m / 2,434 ft
Kurile Islands, Russia, 46.53°N / 150.88°E

Chirpoi webcams / live data
Chirpoi volcano eruptions:
1982 (S), 1960 (S), 1879 (S), 1857 (C), 1854 (S or C), 1811 (S), 1790 (S), 1712 (C)
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S: Snow volcano
C: Cerny volcano
Typical eruption style:
effusive & strombolian
Last earthquakes nearby
Friday, Oct 24, 2014
A thermal anomaly at the volcano was detected on satellite data during 15-16 October.
Thursday, May 01, 2014
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
Friday, Apr 18, 2014
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)
Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014
MODIS hot spot at Chirpoi volcano (ModVolc, Univ. Hawaii)
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.
Tuesday, Feb 18, 2014
A thermal anomaly over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, was detected in satellite images during 11-12 February.
Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014
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.
Friday, Nov 22, 2013
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.
Monday, Oct 14, 2013
MODIS hot spot data (past 7 days) for Chirpoi volcano (ModVolc, Univ. Hawaii)
MODIS hot spot data (past 7 days) for Chirpoi volcano (ModVolc, Univ. Hawaii)
A thermal hot spot remains visible on satellite data, suggesting continuing activity.
Wednesday, Aug 07, 2013
SVERT maintains yellow alert level, but could not obtain satellite data during the past week to determine whether activity continued.
Sunday, Jul 14, 2013
MODIS hot spot (past 2 days) for Chirpoi volcano (Univ. Hawai'i, ModVolc)
MODIS hot spot (past 2 days) for Chirpoi volcano (Univ. Hawai'i, ModVolc)
A hot spot persists at the summit of the volcano, suggesting that some sort of activity is present.

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