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Michael volcano
Stratovolcano 990 m / 3,248 ft
United Kingdom, South Sandwich Is, -57.78°S / -26.45°W
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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Michael volcano eruptions:
2016 (?), 2015, 2008 (?), 2006, 2001-03, 1995-98, 1823 (?), 1819
Typical eruption style:
lava lake formation in summit crater
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News & updates from Michael volcano:

Michael volcano (United Kingdom, South Sandwich Island): a thermal anomaly in the summit crater continues

Mon, 9 Nov 2020, 09:54
09:54 AM | BY: MARTIN
A thermal anomaly in the summit crater at Michael volcano visible from satellite on 6 November (image: Sentinel 2)
A thermal anomaly in the summit crater at Michael volcano visible from satellite on 6 November (image: Sentinel 2)
A gas plume from Michael volcano from space on 24 October (image: Sentinel 2)
A gas plume from Michael volcano from space on 24 October (image: Sentinel 2)
A satellite image from 6 November shows that continuous elevated surface temperatures in the summit crater were identified.
On 24 October a gas-steam plume were observed in the satellite image.
This could be a result of low-level strombolian activity.
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