Stokap Volcano
GVP Number  290060
IAVCEI Number  0900-06-
Location  44°50'22" N, 147°20'40" E
Last Eruption ?
Elevation 1634 m
Stokap volcano is located in the middle of Iturup Island, southwest of Kosatka Bay
Form and structure
Stokap volcano is a large stratovolcano, on top of which there are up to 8 - 10 domes, cones and craters.
andesites, andesite-basalts
Aviation color code
Last VONA/KVERT Releases
No VONA/KVERT Releases
Hazard synopsis
Ash clouds, ash falls, hot avalanches and lahars are a potential hazard associated with explosive eruptions of this volcano. The volcano poses a potential hazard to international and local airlines passing in the Kuriles region, since the height of its ash emissions can reach 10 km above sea level, ash plumes and clouds can drift hundreds of kilometers from the volcano in different directions. In addition, the outflow of lava flows onto the slopes of the volcano and the surrounding area is possibly.
Monitoring status

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