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stratovolcano 2339 m / 7,674 ft
Atlasov Island, Northern Kuriles, 50.86°N / 155.55°ECurrent status
: normal or dormant
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2016 (Mar-May), 2015-16 (Oct-Jan), 2012, 1997, 1996, 1986, 1982, 1981, 1972, 1933-34, 1894, 1860, 1854, 1790-93Typical eruption style:
explosiveLast earthquakes nearby
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Alaid volcano (Northern Kuriles, Kuril Islands) activity update
Thursday Oct 08, 2015 08:48 AM | BY: T
Thermal signal on Alaid volcano (MODIS/NASA et MODVOLC/HIGP, via Culture Volcan)
The northernmost of the volcanoes in the Kurile arc continues to show signs of weak activity in the form of a thermal anomaly at the summit crater.
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Friday, Oct 02, 2015
A new eruptive phase has possibly started at the volcano in late September. On 28 Sep, VAAC Tokyo reported elevated seismic activity and a possible ash plume that could rise to 18,000 ft (6 km) altitude from the volcano (but was not detected on satellite imagery). ...
Wednesday, Jan 09, 2013
KVERT lowered the level of activity of the stratovolcano back to normal ("green"). ...
Saturday, Nov 10, 2012
A strong thermal anomaly remains visible at Alaid volcano.
Friday, Nov 02, 2012
A thermal anomaly continues to be visible from time to time at the volcano. KVERT keeps the volcano which is not monitored on ground on yellow alert.
Sunday, Oct 28, 2012
Steaming has been observed from Paramushir Island and satellite data show a thermal anomaly over the volcano.
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