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Buckle Island

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  • Antarctica
  • Antarctica
  • Stratovolcano
  • 1899 CE
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 66.78°S
  • 163.25°E

  • 1239 m
    4065 ft

  • 390010
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

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Eruptive History

There is data available for 2 Holocene eruptive periods.

Start Date Stop Date Eruption Certainty VEI Evidence Activity Area or Unit
1899 Jan 12 Unknown Confirmed 2 Historical Observations
1839 Feb 9 Unknown Confirmed 2 Historical Observations
Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Buckle Island.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Buckle Island.

Photo Gallery

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GVP Map Holdings

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Title: Balleny
Publisher: Department of Scientific and Industrial Research
Country: New Zealand
Year: 1970
Series: Oceanic
Map Type: Bathymetric
Scale: 1:1,000,000
Map of Balleny

Title: Buckle Island
Publisher: Department of Scientific and Industrial Research
Country: New Zealand
Year: 1969
Series: Island
Map Type: Bathymetric
Scale: 1:200,000
Map of Buckle Island
Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

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

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