Belenkaya

Photo of this volcano
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  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 51.75°N
  • 157.27°E

  • 892 m
    2926 ft

  • 300042
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The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for Belenkaya.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Weekly Reports available for Belenkaya.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Belenkaya.

The Global Volcanism Program is not aware of any Holocene eruptions from Belenkaya. If this volcano has had large eruptions (VEI >= 4) prior to 10,000 years ago, information might be found on the Belenkaya page in the LaMEVE (Large Magnitude Explosive Volcanic Eruptions) database, a part of the Volcano Global Risk Identification and Analysis Project (VOGRIPA).

The Global Volcanism Program has no synonyms or subfeatures listed for Belenkaya.

Photo Gallery


The small snow-covered cone near the left-center portion of this NASA Space Shuttle image (with north to the right) is Belenkaya, a small Holocene basaltic volcano (Masurenkov, 1980) that lies SW of Ksudach volcano and NW of Kell volcano. The conical, 892-m-high stratovolcano rises 700 m above a topographic low in the center of the southern Kamchatka Peninsula.

NASA Space Shuttle image ISS005-E-19216, 2002 (http://eol.jsc.nasa.gov/).
See title for photo information.

Smithsonian Sample Collections Database


There are no samples for Belenkaya in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences Rock and Ore collection.

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