Mount Morning

Photo of this volcano
  • Antarctica
  • Antarctica
  • Shield
  • Unknown - Evidence Uncertain
  • Country
  • Volcanic Region
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 78.5°S
  • 163.53°E

  • 2723 m
    8931 ft

  • 390017
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for Mount Morning.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Weekly Reports available for Mount Morning.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Mount Morning.

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

This compilation of synonyms and subsidiary features may not be comprehensive. Features are organized into four major categories: Cones, Craters, Domes, and Thermal Features. Synonyms of features appear indented below the primary name. In some cases additional feature type, elevation, or location details are provided.

Photo Gallery


Mount Morning shield volcano is seen in this aerial view from the NE. An ice-filled, elongated 4.9 x 4.1 km wide caldera lies at the 2723-m-high summit of the volcano. Numerous parasitic lava domes and flank cinder cones formed on fissures on Hurricane Ridge cutting across the NE flank at the middle right and on the Riviera Ridge beyond on the north flank.

Photo by U.S. Navy.
See title for photo information.

Smithsonian Sample Collections Database


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

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