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Sarychev Peak volcano
stratovolcano 1496 m (4,908 ft)
Central Kuriles, Kuril Islands, 48.09°N / 153.2°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5) Sarychev Peak volcano eruptions:
2019 (?), 2010 (?), 2009 (12 June, subplinian eruption), 1989, 1986, 1976, 1965, 1960, 1954, 1946, 1932?, 1930, 1928, 1927, 1923, 1878, 1805, 1760
Typical eruption style:
Explosive.

Sarychev Peak volcano tours:
Islands of Fire and Whales - South Kuriles (12-days expedition to the southern Kuriles Islands)
Islands of Fire and Whales (14-days sailing expedition to the northern Kuriles Islands)

Eruption news and updates from Sarychev Peak:

Thu, 21 Jan 2021, 07:36
Emitting a new lava flow on the N flank of Sarychev Peak yesterday (image: Sentinel 2)
Increasing trend of the volcano continues over the past ten days as elevated surface temperature was detected on 10 January likely caused by new batch of magma rising inside the volcano's conduits towards the crater. Read more...
Mon, 11 Jan 2021, 10:56
Red arrow shows a higher surface temperature at Sarychev peak yesterday. Visibility is limited due to dense clouds (image: Sentinel 2)
Activity of the volcano continues at elevated levels. Read more... read all
Wed, 14 Aug 2019, 19:27
SVERT reported that an ash plume from Sarychev Peak rose to 2.7 km (9,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted 50 km SE on 11 August, based on Tokyo VAAC notices. The Aviation Color Code was raised to Yellow.
Sat, 10 Aug 2019, 23:30
Satellite image of Sarychev Peak volcano on 10 Aug 2019
Thu, 16 May 2019, 10:30
Wed, 10 Oct 2018, 03:15
Satellite image of Sarychev Peak volcano on 10 Oct 2018
Thu, 20 Sep 2018, 22:30
Satellite image of Sarychev Peak volcano on 20 Sep 2018
Wed, 19 Sep 2018, 03:30
Satellite image of Sarychev Peak volcano on 19 Sep 2018
Mon, 17 Sep 2018, 22:45
Sat, 15 Sep 2018, 00:15
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