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Zavodovski volcano
stratovolcano 551 m / 1,808 ft
South Sandwich Islands (UK), -56.3°S / -27.57°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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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 steaming, degassing

Saturday Jun 18, 2016 16:17 PM | BY: T
Steam plume from Zavodovski Island on 13 June 2016 (Terra / NASA via South Sandwich Islands Volcano Monitoring Blog)
Steam plume from Zavodovski Island on 13 June 2016 (Terra / NASA via South Sandwich Islands Volcano Monitoring Blog)
A significant steam plume emitted from the volcano continues to be visible on satellite imagery, suggesting that the volcano is not completely calm, and might even show some sort of mild activity.
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Previous news
Friday, Jun 03, 2016
Satellite images show Mount Curry volcano on Zavodovski Island has been emitting a significant gas plume. ... read all
Friday, May 09, 2014
Steam / ash plume from Zavodovski island on 19 April 2014 (NASA)
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. ... read all
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". ... read all
Thursday, May 03, 2012
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)
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. ... read all

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