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caldera 742 m / 2,434 ft
Kurile Islands, Russia, 46.53°N / 150.88°E
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(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)
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 Mar 20, 2015 15:39 PM | BY: T
A thermal anomaly continues to be visible at the summit of Snow volcano on cloud-free satellite imagery. The Aviation Color Code remains at Yellow.
Thursday, Feb 05, 2015
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.
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