Raikoki volcan

stratovolcan 551 m / 1,808 ft
Zentralkurilen, Kurilen, 48.29°N / 153.25°E
Condition actuelle: normal / en sommeil (1 sur 5)
Last update: 27 juin 2019
Eruption plume of the 21 June 2019 eruption seen from satellite on 22 June
Eruption plume of the 21 June 2019 eruption seen from satellite on 22 June

Raikoke (or Raikoki) volcano is mainly basaltic and has a 700 m wide and 200 m deep crater with steep walls. Raikoko has erupted lava flows all along the eastern side of the island.
A large eruption occurred in 1778 which destoryed the upper third of the island. Another strong eruption was in 1925, which reshaped the crater and altered the coastline of the island.

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Style éruptif tipique: explosive
Eruptions du volcan Raikoki: 1924, 1778, 1765

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