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Piratkovsky volcano

Stratovolcano 1322 m / 4,337 ft
Kamchatka, Russia, 52.11°N / 157.85°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Piratkovsky volcano eruptions: unknown, no recent eruptions
TimeMag. / DepthDistanceLocation
Fri, 2 Nov
Fri, 2 Nov 09:39 UTCM 5.1 / 81.8 km30 kmNear East Coast of Kamchatka

Background:

Piratkovsky, a mid-Pleistocene to Holocene stratovolcano with a small caldera (Masurenkov, 1980), was constructed NE of Khodutka volcano. The 1322-m-high volcano partially overlaps Pleistocene volcanoes to the NW and lies at the eastern margin of the Quaternary volcanic chain of southern Kamchatka.
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