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Poros volcano

Updated: Nov 29, 2022 12:31 GMT -
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

TimeMag. / DepthDistance/Location
Tuesday, November 22, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Nov 22, 2022 7:35 am (GMT +2) (Nov 22, 2022 05:35 GMT)

18 km
15 km (9.3 mi)
Aegean Sea, 66 km south of Athens, Nomarchia Athinas, Attica, Greece
Tuesday, November 15, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Nov 16, 2022 12:52 am (GMT +2) (Nov 15, 2022 22:52 GMT)

10.5 km
39 km (24 mi)
Greece: 4 Km SW From Voula
Nov 15, 2022 11:37 pm (GMT +2) (Nov 15, 2022 21:37 GMT)

9.6 km
23 km (14 mi)
Greece: 8 Km S From Aigina


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

Poros Photos

See also: Sentinel hub | Landsat 8 | NASA FIRMS
The island Poros ("Sphairia") is the former volcano. (c) Tobias Schorr
The island Poros ("Sphairia") is the former volcano. (c) Tobias Schorr
The sea between Peloponnese and Poros island. (c) Tobias Schorr
The sea between Peloponnese and Poros island. (c) Tobias Schorr
A fishing boat at Poros. (c) Tobias Schorr
A fishing boat at Poros. (c) Tobias Schorr

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