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Thursday, Mar 26, 2015
Satellite images showed steam-and-gas emissions from Sinarka on 16 March and a weak thermal anomaly on 21 March. [more]
Friday, Nov 21, 2014
The alert level of the volcano was raised to Yellow. SVERT reported steam-and-gas emissions visible on satellite images. ... [more]
 

Volcanoes of Shiashkotan Island (2 volcanoes)

Kuntomintar |Sinarka
Kuntomintar
(Hydrothermal field)
Kuntomintar is a Pleistocene andesitic stratovolcano on the southern end of Shiashkotan Island in the central Kuriles. It contains a central cone inside a 4-4.5 km wide caldera. There are no recent eruption, but there is fumarolic activity near the east wall of the caldera and a ... [more]

Sinarka
(stratovolcano)
Sinarka volcano is an andesitic stratovolcano on the northern end of Shiashkotan Island in the central Kuriles, Russia. The youngest features are 2 lava domes, which have had small explosive eruptions in historic times. [more]
 

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