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caldera 742 m / 2,434 ft
Kurile Islands, Russia, 46.53°N / 150.88°ECurrent status
: normal or dormant
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News from Chirpoi volcano
Chirpoi volcano (Kurile Islands, Russia) activity update
Thursday Feb 05, 2015 20:14 PM | BY: T
A weak thermal anomaly at the summit of Snow volcano continues to be detected on satellite data.
Monday, Jan 12, 2015
A thermal anomaly remains visible on cloud-free satellite images over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi. The Aviation Color Code remained at Yellow.
Thursday, Dec 18, 2014
A thermal anomaly remains visible over Snow volcano (one of Chirpoi's vents).
Tuesday, Dec 02, 2014
Thermal hot spots continue to be detected at the summit of Snow volcano. SVERT thinks that a new phase of effusive activity could have been going on since September.
Friday, Nov 21, 2014
Satellite images showed a weak thermal anomaly over Snow volcano on 16 November.
Friday, Oct 24, 2014
A thermal anomaly at the volcano was detected on satellite data during 15-16 October.
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