Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
Details for: Ekarma
Ekarma volcano with its summit lava dome rises above the sea SE of the volcano, with an older hydrothermally altered volcanic edifice to the right. The small 5 x 7.5 km island of Ekarma lies 8.5 km north of Shiashkotan Island in the central Kuriles. The 1170-m-high summit lava dome was emplaced during the first historical eruption, in 1776-79. Photo by Alexander Rybin, 2008 (SVERT).
Volcano Number:290270
Volcano Name:Ekarma
Country:Russia
Volcano Type:Stratovolcano
Last Eruption:2010
Elevation:1170m
Tectonic Setting:Subduction zone / Intermediate crust (15-25 km)
Pop. within 5km:0
Pop. within 10km:0
Pop. within 30km:1
Pop. within 100km:26
Latitude:48.958
Longitude:153.93



Eruption Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution
Volcano Number Volcano Name Eruption Number Activity Type Explosivity Index Max Explosivity Index Modifier Activity Area Activity Unit Start Evidence Method Start Date End Date
290270 Ekarma 18831 Confirmed Eruption 2 Summit dome Historical Observations 1767 1769
290270 Ekarma 18832 Confirmed Eruption 1 Historical Observations 1980/5/24
290270 Ekarma 18833 Confirmed Eruption 2 Upper SW flank Historical Observations 2010/6/30 2010/8/10
Emissions Data from the Global Volcanism Program of the Smithsonian Institution No emissions data found for this volcano.


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