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Discovery volcano

Stratovolcano 2578 m / 8458 ft
Antarctica, -78.37°S / 165.02°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Discovery volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene) No recent earthquakes
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation

Background:

Mount Discovery is central volcano that formed about 5.3 million Potassium-Argon years ago. The youngest parastic cones have been dated at about 1.87 million years ago (LeMasurier and Thomson, 1990).
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Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information

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