Poros volcano

Fissure vent 80 m / 262 ft
Saronic Gulf, Greece, 37.48°N / 23.43°E
Current status: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5)

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Typical eruption style: unspecified
Poros volcano eruptions: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than 2.58 million years ago (Pleistocene)

Latest nearby earthquakes

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Tue, Sep 14, 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Sep 15, 2021 1:13 am (GMT +3) (Sep 14, 2021 22:13:42 GMT)

35 km
35 km (22 mi)
Aegean Sea, 54 km south of Agkístri Island, Attica, Greece
Sat, Sep 11, 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Sep 11, 2021 11:05 pm (GMT +3) (Sep 11, 2021 20:05:50 GMT)

14 km
46 km (29 mi)
Aegean Sea, 212 km northwest of Naxos, Kykladene, South Aegean, Greece
Sat, Sep 4, 2021 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
Sep 5, 2021 12:11 am (GMT +3) (Sep 4, 2021 21:11:54 GMT)

29 km
33 km (21 mi)
Aegean Sea, 12 km northeast of Nisi Agkistri Island, Attica, Greece
Fri, Sep 3, 2021 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
Sep 4, 2021 12:03 am (GMT +3) (Sep 3, 2021 21:03:57 GMT)

10 km
15 km (9.3 mi)
Greece: 13 Km NW From Poros
Sep 3, 2021 6:22 am (GMT +3) (Sep 3, 2021 03:22:29 GMT)

10 km
46 km (29 mi)
Greece: 19 Km W From Lavrion


Poros consists of a small Pliocene to Pleistocene lava volcano erupted from fissures (IAVCEI, Keller 1982).
Smithsonian / GVP volcano information

Poros Photos

Impressive rocks of volcanic origin on Poros island, Greece (Photo: Janka)
Impressive rocks of volcanic origin on Poros island, Greece (Photo: Janka)
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