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Zhupanovsky Volcano
GVP Number 300120
IAVCEI Number 1000-12-
Location 53°35'19" N, 159°8'53" E
Last Eruption 2017/9/16
Elevation 2958 m
Location
Zhupanovsky volcanic ridge frames the Nalychevo Valley from the north. Its located about 40 km to the north from Avachinsky and Koryaksky volcanoes.
Form and structure
This is a complex volcano edifice, composed of four merged cones of stratovolcanoes of similar ages and structures.
Composition
Basalts, andesibasalts, andesites, dacites.
Age
Upper Pleistocene-Holocene
 
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Aviation color code
GREEN
Last VONA/KVERT Releases
Hazard synopsis
There are possibly explosive and explosive-effusive eruptions of the volcano. The volcano could constitute a potential hazard to international and low-flying aircraft.

Ash falls possible at:

Paratunka (90 km to the south-west from the volcano)
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (70 km to the south-south-west)
Yelizovo (70 km to the south-west)
Monitoring status
seismic, satellite
Eruptions
2017/9/16  
2014/6/6 – 2016/11/20  
2013/10/21 – 2013/10/24  
1956/12/27 – 1957/7  
1940/1 – 1940/2  
1929  
1925  
1882  
1776/10  


 
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