Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
Details for: Chirinkotan
The 3-km-wide island of Chirinkotan is the emergent summit of a volcano that rises 3 km from the floor of the Kuril Basin. It lies at the far end of an E-W-trending volcanic chain that extends nearly 50 km W of the central part of the main Kuril Islands arc. Historical eruptions have been recorded here since the 18th century, including one observed by Captain Snow. Photo by R. Bulgakov, 1990 (Institute of Marine Geology and Geophysics, Yuzhno-Sakhalin).
Volcano Number:290260
Volcano Name:Chirinkotan
Country:Russia
Volcano Type:Stratovolcano
Last Eruption:2021 CE
Elevation:724m
Tectonic Setting:Subduction zone / Intermediate crust (15-25 km)
Pop. within 100km:6
Latitude:48.98
Longitude:153.48



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