Sarychev Peak Volcano
GVP Number  290240
IAVCEI Number  0900-24-
Location  48°5'24" N, 153°12'1" E
Last Eruption 2021/1/10 - 2021/2/17
Elevation 1496 m
Location
Peak Sarychev volcano is lacated on Matua Island, in the Central part of Kurile Islands.
Form and structure
Stratovolcano
Composition
andesibasalts, andesites
Age
Late Pleistocene-Holocene
Links
Aviation color code
GREEN
Last VONA/KVERT Releases
Hazard synopsis
Moderate potential hazards are caused by ash plumes, ash falls, pyroclastic flows, hot avalanches and lahars. The volcano constitutes a potential hazard to international and local airlines at Kurile because its eruptive clouds and plumes can rise to a height of 10-20 km a.s.l. and extend for hundreds of kilometers of the volcano.
Monitoring status
satellite
Eruptions
2021/1/10 – 2021/2/17  
2018/9/12 – 2018/10/10  
2009/6/12 – 2009/6/15  
1976/9/23 – 1976/10/3  
1960/8/30  
1954  
1946  
1930  
1928  
1878/12 ±1 month – 1879/2 ±1 month  
1760  

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