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stratovolcano 724 m / 2,375 ft
Northern Kuriles, Russia, 48.98°N / 153.48°ECurrent status
: normal or dormant
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2017, 2016, 2013-15, 2004, 1986, 1979-80, 1955?, 1900, 1884, 1760 (?)Typical eruption style:
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Chirinkotan volcano news & activity updates:
Chirinkotan volcano (Northern Kuriles, Kuril Islands) activity update
Thursday Mar 26, 2015 17:33 PM | BY: T
SVERT reported that during 19-21 March a thermal anomaly over Chirinkotan was detected in satellite images. The Aviation Color Code was raised to Yellow on 20 March.
Wednesday, Mar 04, 2015
SVERT noted that weak steam-and-gas emissions were observed in January and February, but that no volcanic activity was currently observed; the Aviation Color Code was lowered to Green.
Friday, Feb 13, 2015
Weak steam-and-gas emissions were detected in satellite images on 6 and 8 February.
Thursday, Feb 05, 2015
SVERT reported that weak steam-and-gas emissions from Chirinkotan were detected in satellite images on 31 January. ...
Monday, Jan 12, 2015
Minor activity persists at the volcano. A thermal anomaly over Chirinkotan was detected in cloud-free satellite images on 30 December. Aviation Color Code remains at Yellow.
Thursday, Dec 18, 2014
Thermal anomalies were detected in satellite images during 10-11 and 13-14 December, the latest Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report mentioned. Alert level remains yellow.
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