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Kavachi vulkaan
submariene vulkaan -20 m / -66 ft
Solomon Islands, -9.02°S / 157.95°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
Kavachi vulkaan boeken
Kavachi vulkaanuitbarstingen:
2014, 2007, 2004, 1999-2003, 1999 (Feb-May), 1998 (?), 1997, 1991, 1986, 1985, 1982, 1981 (Sep) (?), 1980-81, 1978, 1977 (Jul), 1977 (Feb), 1976, 1975, 1974, 1972, 1969-70, 1966, 1965, 1963-64, 1962, 1961, 1958, 1957, 1952-53, 1951, 1950, 1942, 1939
Typical eruption style:
island-building, submarine
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Kavachi volcano (Solomon Islands) news:

4 January 2010 magnitude 7.2 Solomon Islands earthquake

Sunday Jan 10, 2010 11:20 AM | DOOR: T

2 large earthquakes magnitude 7.2 and 6.5 occurred 88 km NW of Kavachi volcano at 9:36 and 9:48 am local time on 4 January 2010.
The earthquake did not cause fatalities, but destroyed about 500 mones and produced a small tsunami that hit the uninhabited Tetepare Island and nearby coasts. Landslides occurred on Tetepare and Rendova islands.
The largest aftershock was a quake of magnitude 6.3 that hit 40 km SW of Kavachi volcano on 9 January. (Source: ReliefWeb)

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