Photo of this volcano
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 58.28°N
  • 160.87°E

  • 1936 m
    6350 ft

  • 300700
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit

  • Volcano

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Eruptive History

Summary of Holocene eruption dates and Volcanic Explosivity Indices (VEI).

Start Date Stop Date Eruption Certainty VEI Evidence Activity Area or Unit
1550 BCE (?) Unknown Confirmed   Radiocarbon (uncorrected) WSW flank (Tobeltsen)

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Photo Gallery

Tobeltsen cinder cone (right-center), seen from the SE, lies on the lower WSW flank of Severny volcano and was the source of lava flows the descend diagonally to the lower left. The small, 832-m-high Tobeltsen cinder cone erupted about 3500 years ago. Severny is a late-Quaternary Icelandic-type shield volcano located at the NW end of a major NE-trending graben along the crest of the northern Sredinny Range.

Copyrighted photo by Maria Pevzner, 2005 (Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow).
See title for photo information.

Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

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

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