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Chirpoi vulkaan
caldera 742 m / 2,434 ft
Kurile Islands, Russia, 46.53°N / 150.88°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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2015 (S), 2014 (S), 2012 (S), 1982 (S), 1960 (S), 1879 (S), 1857 (C), 1854 (S or C), 1811 (S), 1790 (S), 1712 (C)
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Chirpoi volcano (Kurile Islands, Russia) activity update: hot spot visible on satellite imagery

Tuesday Jul 09, 2013 13:43 PM | DOOR: T

MODIS hot spot at Chirpoi volcano in the Kuriles (MODIS, Univ. Hawaii)
MODIS hot spot at Chirpoi volcano in the Kuriles (MODIS, Univ. Hawaii)
A hot spot was again detected on MODIS satellite data, which suggests the presence of lava or hot gasses. However, visual satellite images showed no degassing plume, which would have confirmed possible activity at the volcano.
Vorig nieuws
Sunday, May 26, 2013
A thermal anomaly was visible until 19 May, perhaps also until 22 May, but has not been detected since then. This might be due to cloud cover or a suggestion that activity has ceased. [meer...]
Wednesday, Mar 06, 2013
SVERT reported that weak steam-and-gas emissions from Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, were observed on 25 February, and 1 and 3 March. A thermal anomaly was detected in satellite images on 28 February and 3 March. ... [meer...]
Tuesday, Feb 19, 2013
SVERT reported that a thermal anomaly and weak steam-and-gas emissions from Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, were detected in satellite images during 14-15 February; cloud cover prevented observations of the volcano on other days during 11-18 February. [meer...]
Wednesday, Jan 09, 2013
A thermal hot spot continues to be visible at the summit, indicating some sort of activity (perhaps slow extrusion of lava dome, strombolian activity) goes on there. [meer...]
Thursday, Jan 03, 2013
SVERT reported that a thermal anomaly was detected over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, during 24-25, 28, and 30 December; cloud cover prevented observations of the volcano on other days during 24-31 December. [meer...]

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