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Zavodovski volcano
stratovolcano 551 m / 1,808 ft
South Sandwich Islands (UK), -56.3°S / -27.57°W
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Zavodovski volcano eruptions:
2014, 2012, 1908 (?), 1830 (?), 1823 (?), 1819
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Zavodovski (Mt Curry) volcano news & activity updates

Zavodovski volcano (South Sandwich Islands (UK)) activity update: strong degassing

Friday Jun 03, 2016 09:31 AM | BY: T

Satellite images show Mount Curry volcano on Zavodovski Island has been emitting a significant gas plume.
Previous news
Steam / ash plume from Zavodovski island on 19 April 2014 (NASA)
Friday, May 09, 2014
A NASA satellite image from 19 April shows that some activity (strombolian explosions, small lava lake?) was present on the remote volcano in the South Sandwich islands. ... [more]
Saturday, Jul 07, 2012
No more reports about activity from the remote Zavodovski volcano have become available recently, and there is no thermal hot spot visible at the volcano. Therefore, its status has been placed back to "green". [more]
Plume of Mt Curry on 27 April 2012 seen on Aqua satellite (NASA/GSFC/Jeff Schmaltz/MODIS Land Rapid Response Team; annotation by E. Klemetti)
Thursday, May 03, 2012
A new eruption on the remote Zavodovski Island in the South Sandwich island chain was detected by NASA's Aqua satellite on 27 April 2012. ... [more]

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