Golaya

Photo of this volcano
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 52.263°N
  • 157.787°E

  • 858 m
    2814 ft

  • 300057
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

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The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for Golaya.

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

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

The Global Volcanism Program is not aware of any Holocene eruptions from Golaya. If this volcano has had large eruptions (VEI >= 4) prior to 10,000 years ago, information might be found on the Golaya 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 Golaya.

Photo Gallery


The small snow-covered volcano at the center of this NASA Space Shuttle image (with north to the top) is Golaya. This small-volume basaltic stratovolcano of Pleistocene-to-Holocene age lies south of Asacha volcano (top-center). The 858-m-high Golaya volcano is elongated in a N-S direction and overlooks small shield volcanoes and cinder cones to the west related to regional basaltic volcanism near the headwaters of the Asacha River.

NASA Space Shuttle image ISS006-E-36667, 2003 (http://eol.jsc.nasa.gov/).
See title for photo information.

Smithsonian Sample Collections Database


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

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