Kamen Volcano Photos

Stratovolcano 4585 m / 15,042 ft
Kamchatka, Russia, 56.02°N / 160.59°E
Agios Nikolaos chapel on Palea Kameni island, one of the two historic volcanic islands in the center of the Santorini caldera (Greece). The sea around the island with its small bays is a popular destination for boat cruises - swimmers enjoy the warm waters of the red iron bay.
The orange stain of the rocks on the shore is the result of iron oxide deposit from an active hydrothermal vent system at the shallow sea floor around the Kameni islands. It releases heated, iron-rich waters and deposits a layer of iron-mud on the sea floor. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Agios Nikolaos chapel on Palea Kameni island, one of the two historic volcanic islands in the center of the Santorini caldera (Greece). The sea around the island with its...
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image found in: Santorini April-May 2007 (Fascination Volcano tour)
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Snowlike sulphur crystals from the Georgios crater on Nea Kameni island (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
Snowlike sulphur crystals from the Georgios crater on Nea Kameni island (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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image found in: Minerals from Santorini island
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Large fracture on the lava dome of Mikri Kameni (eruption in 1570) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Large fracture on the lava dome of Mikri Kameni (eruption in 1570) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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image found in: Santorini April-May 2007 (Fascination Volcano tour)
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Ash-rich vulcanian-type explosions producing tall ash plumes, were often accompanied by loud bangs. Such powerful explosions seemed to occur in sets of 5-10 events, usually spaced 3-5 minutes, approximately every 6-10 hrs during our observation time from 4-8 June 09.  (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Ash-rich vulcanian-type explosions producing tall ash plumes, were often accompanied by loud bangs. Such powerful explosions seemed to occur in sets of 5-10 events, usual...
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The green crater lake of the 1700 AD eruption on the island of Palea Kameni. (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
The green crater lake of the 1700 AD eruption on the island of Palea Kameni. (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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image found in: Santorini Photo Tour April 2011
Goat´s cheese from Sostis farm on the volcanic island of Palea Kameni (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
Goat´s cheese from Sostis farm on the volcanic island of Palea Kameni (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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image found in: Santorini Photo Tour April 2011
Gas bubbles rising up from fumaroles at the bay of Palea Kameni (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
Gas bubbles rising up from fumaroles at the bay of Palea Kameni (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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image found in: Santorini Photo Tour April 2011
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The central crater of the Lava dome of Kameni Chora on Methana. (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
The central crater of the Lava dome of Kameni Chora on Methana. (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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The Malia Vgethi lava dome atKameni Chora village on Methana. (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
The Malia Vgethi lava dome atKameni Chora village on Methana. (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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The historic crater of Kameni Chora. (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
The historic crater of Kameni Chora. (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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Beautiful breadcrust bomb on Nea Kameni (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Beautiful breadcrust bomb on Nea Kameni (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Nea Kameni island (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Nea Kameni island (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Sulphur crystals from the Georgios crater on Nea Kameni island. (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
Sulphur crystals from the Georgios crater on Nea Kameni island. (Photo: Tobias Schorr)
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image found in: Minerals from Santorini island
Nea Kameni seen from Palea Kameni (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Nea Kameni seen from Palea Kameni (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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image found in: Santorini April-May 2007 (Fascination Volcano tour)
The silhouette of Palea Kameni (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
The silhouette of Palea Kameni (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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image found in: Santorini: Fascination Volcano tours (April / May 2007)
Sulphur crystals from a rock on Nea Kameni (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Sulphur crystals from a rock on Nea Kameni (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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image found in: Santorini April-May 2007 (Fascination Volcano tour)
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