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Volcanoes of Antarctica (47 volcanoes)

Adare Peninsula | Andrus | Argo Point | Beaufort Island | Beethoven Peninsula | Berlin | Black Island | Brabant Island | Bridgeman Island | Bristol Island | Buckle Island | Bursey | Crary Group | Deception Island | Discovery | Erebus | Franklin Island | Gaussberg | Hudson Mountains | Hut Point Peninsula | Livingston-Greenwich Islands | Mason Spurr | Melbourne | Mount Rittmann | Mt. Morning | Murphy | Obiglio | Paulet | Penguin Island | Peter I Island | Royal Society Range | Seal Nunataks Group | Shepard Island | Siple | Sturge Island | Tabarin Peninsula | Takahe | Taylor Valley | Terror | The Pleiades | Toney Mountain | Transantarctic Mountain Foothills | Unnamed 73.45°S/164.58°E | Unnamed 76.83°S/163.00°E | Waesche | White Island | Young Island
Adare Peninsula
(Shield(s))
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Andrus
(Shield volcanoes)
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Argo Point
(Pyroclastic cone)
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Beaufort Island
(Stratovolcano)
[more]
Beethoven Peninsula
(Volcanic field)
[more]
Berlin
(Shield volcanoes)
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Black Island
(Pyroclastic cone(s))
[more]
Brabant Island
(Volcanic field)
[more]
Bridgeman Island
(Stratovolcano)
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Bristol Island
(Stratovolcano)
NASA Earth Observatory image of Bristol Island on 24 April 2016 by Jesse Allen, using Landsat data from the U.S. Geological Survey.
Bristol volcano forms an ice-capped, roughly rectangular island 12x14 km wide and is one of the largest of the South Sandwich Islands chain. Its highest peak is 1100 meters (3,609 feet) above sea level.
Although very active, it is one of the least studied and least known v... [more]
Buckle Island
(Stratovolcano)
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Bursey
(Shield(s))
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Crary Group
(Shield(s))
[more]
Deception Island
(caldera)
Deception Island is a 14 km wide, ring-shaped volcanic island at the south-western end of the South Shetland Islands, NE of Graham Land Peninsul.
It is one of the most well-known active volcanoes of the Antarctic region.
Deception Island is a sea-filled caldera with a... [more]
Discovery
(Stratovolcano)
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Erebus
(stratovolcano)
NASA Earth Observatory photo of Mt Erebus on 6 February 2009
Mount Erebus stratovolcano is the highest and most active volcano of Antarctica, one of the Volcanic Seven Summits, and the largest of 4 volcanoes that form the roughly triangular Ross Island (Mt Erebus, and the extinct Mt. Bird to the north, Mt. Terra Nova and Mt. Terror to the ... [more]
Franklin Island
(Shield)
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Gaussberg
(Cone)
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Hudson Mountains
(Stratovolcanoes)
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Hut Point Peninsula
(Pyroclastic cone(s))
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Livingston-Greenwich Islands
(Tuff cone(s))
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Mason Spurr
(Lava dome(s))
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Melbourne
(Stratovolcano)
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Mount Rittmann
(Shield volcano)
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Mt. Morning
(Shield volcano)
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Murphy
(Shield)
[more]
Obiglio
(Pyroclastic cone)
[more]
Paulet
(Cinder cone)
[more]
Penguin Island
(Stratovolcano)
[more]
Peter I Island
(Shield volcano)
[more]
Royal Society Range
(Cinder cones)
[more]
Seal Nunataks Group
(Pyroclastic cones)
[more]
Shepard Island
(Tuff cone(s))
[more]
Siple
(shield volcano)
Mount Siple volcano is one of the largest active volcanoes in Antarctica. It is a young shield volcano in the NW of Siple Island, Hobbs Coast, Antarctica. Mount Siple forms an island off the Pacific coast of Antarctica's Marie Byrd Land and is separated from the coast by the Getz... [more]
Sturge Island
(Stratovolcano)
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Tabarin Peninsula
(Shield?)
[more]
Takahe
(Shield volcano)
[more]
Taylor Valley
(Pyroclastic cone(s))
[more]
Terror
(Shield)
[more]
The Pleiades
(Stratovolcano)
[more]
Toney Mountain
(Shield volcano)
[more]
Transantarctic Mountain Foothills
(Unknown)
[more]
Unnamed 73.45°S/164.58°E
(Scoria cones)
[more]
Unnamed 76.83°S/163.00°E
(Submarine volcano)
[more]
Waesche
(Shield volcanoes)
[more]
White Island
(Shield(s))
[more]
Young Island
(Stratovolcano)
[more]
 

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