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Alaid vulkaan
stratovulkaan 2339 m / 7,674 ft
Atlasov Island, Northern Kuriles, 50.86°N / 155.55°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Alaid vulkaanuitbarstingen:
2016 (Mar-May), 2015-16 (Oct-Jan), 2012, 1997, 1996, 1986, 1982, 1981, 1972, 1933-34, 1894, 1860, 1854, 1790-93
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Alaid volcano (Kuriles Islands, Russia): eruption ended in early January 2016

Saturday Feb 06, 2016 11:38 AM | DOOR: T

MODIS thermal signal from Alaid (MIROVA)
MODIS thermal signal from Alaid (MIROVA)
Comparison of satellite images from July 2015 and January this year, showing that large parts of the summit crater have been filled by new lava (images: Nasa, annotations: Culture Volcan)
Comparison of satellite images from July 2015 and January this year, showing that large parts of the summit crater have been filled by new lava (images: Nasa, annotations: Culture Volcan)
The ´most recent eruption of the volcano, which began in October last year, can be regarded as over and the aviation color code was lowered back to green.
Satellite data compiled by Culture Volcan show no more heat emission from the volcano since January and visible satellite imagery now show that the crater has been partially filled with fresh lava from the eruption.
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Koppelingen / Bronnen:
  • Volcan Alaid: éruption terminée (Culture Volcan)
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Thermal signal on Alaid volcano (MODIS/NASA et MODVOLC/HIGP, via Culture Volcan)
Thursday, Oct 08, 2015
The northernmost of the volcanoes in the Kurile arc continues to show signs of weak activity in the form of a thermal anomaly at the summit crater. [meer...]
Friday, Oct 02, 2015
A new eruptive phase has possibly started at the volcano in late September. On 28 Sep, VAAC Tokyo reported elevated seismic activity and a possible ash plume that could rise to 18,000 ft (6 km) altitude from the volcano (but was not detected on satellite imagery). ... [meer...]
Wednesday, Jan 09, 2013
KVERT lowered the level of activity of the stratovolcano back to normal ("green"). ... [meer...]
MODIS data showing a hot spot at Alaid (summarized past 7 days, Univ. Hawaii)
Saturday, Nov 10, 2012
A strong thermal anomaly remains visible at Alaid volcano. [meer...]
Thermal anomaly during the past 7 days (MODIS / Univ. Hawai'i)
Friday, Nov 02, 2012
A thermal anomaly continues to be visible from time to time at the volcano. KVERT keeps the volcano which is not monitored on ground on yellow alert. [meer...]

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