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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)
S: Snow volcano / C: Cerny volcano
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Chirpoi volcano (Kurile Islands, Russia) activity update

Sunday Jul 14, 2013 02:19 AM | DOOR: T

MODIS hot spot (past 2 days) for Chirpoi volcano (Univ. Hawai'i, ModVolc)
MODIS hot spot (past 2 days) for Chirpoi volcano (Univ. Hawai'i, ModVolc)
A hot spot persists at the summit of the volcano, suggesting that some sort of activity is present.
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MODIS hot spot at Chirpoi volcano in the Kuriles (MODIS, Univ. Hawaii)
Tuesday, Jul 09, 2013
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. [meer...]
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...]

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