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Northern Kuriles, Russia, 48.98°N / 153.48°E
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Chirinkotan volcano news & activity updates:
Chirinkotan volcano (Northern Kuriles, Kuril Islands) activity update
Wednesday Jan 22, 2014 11:05 AM | DOOR: T
A thermal anomaly over Chirinkotan was observed in satellite images on 15 and 17 January. Gas-and-steam emissions were also observed on 17 January. Cloud cover obscured views on the other days during 14-20 January. The Aviation Color Code remained at Yellow.
Friday, Nov 22, 2013
SVERT reported that during 13-15 November a thermal anomaly over Chirinkotan was observed, as well as steam-and-gas emissions during 14-15 November.
Monday, Sep 02, 2013
Some eruptive activity has been continuing throughout the past month at the remote volcano in the Kuriles. Various satellite data collected during the months of August and September show the presence of a strong thermal signal (perhaps a lava lake) and a gas and steam plume, which might contain at least small amounts of ash. ...
Wednesday, Aug 07, 2013
A steam and gas plume remains visible sometimes on satellite data, suggesting that activity (lava effusion?) continues.
Thursday, Jul 25, 2013
A thermal hot spot and steam plume remain visible on satellite images (when there is no cloud cover), indicating that some activity continues at the remote volcano.
Monday, Jul 08, 2013
Weak steam-gas emission was observed on 3 July, and a thermal anomaly was observed on 4 July on satellite data, SVERT reports. It is not known what sort of activity is currently occurring at the volcano.
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