stratovolcano 3794 m / 12,447 ft
Antarctica, -77.53°S / 167.17°E
(4 out of 5)
Erebus webcams / live data
Erebus volcano eruptions:
1972 (Dec) -ongoing, 1972 (Jan), 1963, 1957 (?)-1958, 1955, 1947, 1915, 1912, 1911, 1908, 1903±2, 1900 (?), 1841, 950 AD ± 1000 years, 2050 BC ± 1000, 2950 BC ± 300, 4050 BC ± 500, 4550 BC ± 500, 7050 BC ± 1000, 8050 BC ± 1000
Typical eruption style:
effusive, persistent lava lake
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| Landsat 8
Erebus volcano news & activity updates:
Erebus volcano (Antarctica) activity update: active lava lake in summit crater
Sat, 21 Jan 2012, 12:05
12:05 PM | BY: T
Eruption from the lava lake on 2 Jan 2012 (Erebus Volcano Observatory)
More on VolcanoDiscovery
: In the afternoon of 17 Oct, a particularly violent explosion occurred at Anak Krakatau, blasting away a portion of the southern crater rim. A similar event might have been the final trigger for the catastrophic landslide that let the cone collapse and cause a devastating tsunami on 22 Dec 2018.
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: Greece has a lot of earthquake activity, but most of them occur around the margin of the Aegean microplate. The Cycladic islands are located in its center and therefore seismically comparably quiet.