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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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News from Chirpoi volcano

Chripoi volcano (Kurile Islands, Russia): eruption plume at 20,000 ft reported

Sunday Mar 06, 2016 15:20 PM | DOOR: T

A new eruption might have taken place at the volcano this afternoon. Based on satellite imagery, Tokyo VAAC reported an ash plume to estimated 20,000 ft (6 km) altitude that drifted east.
Whether or not an eruption took place still needs to be confirmed.
Vorig nieuws
Saturday, Feb 06, 2016
Satellite images detected a thermal anomaly over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, during 25, 27-28, and 30-31 January. The Aviation Color Code remained at Yellow. [meer...]
Littoral explosion at the lava sea entry, Snow volcano, Chirpoy, early Oct 2015 (PONANT video snapshot)
Sunday, Nov 08, 2015
Passengers on board a Russian cruise ship documented the recent (and perhaps still ongoing) effusive / explosive eruption of Snow volcano. When passing the island in Oct 2015, lava flows were actively reaching the sea, creating spectacular littoral explosions: ... [meer...]
Thursday, May 21, 2015
Satellite images over Snow, a volcano of Chirpoi, detected a thermal anomaly on 12 and 16 May. [meer...]
Friday, Apr 03, 2015
A thermal anomaly on satellite images and steam-gas emissions continued during the past week at Snow volcano. Aviation Color Code remained at Yellow. (Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 25-31 March 2015) [meer...]
Friday, Mar 20, 2015
A thermal anomaly continues to be visible at the summit of Snow volcano on cloud-free satellite imagery. The Aviation Color Code remains at Yellow. [meer...]

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