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Chirpoi volcano
caldera 742 m / 2,434 ft
Kurile Islands, Russia, 46.53°N / 150.88°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Chirpoi volcano eruptions:
2015 (S), 2014 (S), 2012 (S), 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
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News from Chirpoi volcano

Chirpoi volcano (Kurile Islands, Russia) activity update

Friday Nov 21, 2014 08:25 AM | BY: T

Satellite images showed a weak thermal anomaly over Snow volcano on 16 November.
Previous news
Friday, Oct 24, 2014
A thermal anomaly at the volcano was detected on satellite data during 15-16 October. [more]
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) [more]
MODIS hot spot at Chirpoi volcano (ModVolc, Univ. Hawaii)
Wednesday, Mar 12, 2014
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. [more]
Tuesday, Feb 18, 2014
A thermal anomaly over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, was detected in satellite images during 11-12 February. [more]

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