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What was erupting in the year...?

There were 60 confirmed eruptions at some point during 1965 from 56 different volcanoes; 34 of those were new eruptions that started during the year. A stop date with "(continuing)" indicates that the eruption was considered to be ongoing as of the date indicated. Data is reported through the last data update (17 March 2022). Information about more recent eruptions can be found in the Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report.

Volcano Country Eruption Start Date Eruption Stop Date Max VEI
Kilauea United States 1965 Dec 24 1965 Dec 25 0
Kavachi Solomon Islands 1965 Dec 11 1965 Dec 13 2
Sarychev Peak Russia 1965 Dec 9 1965 Dec 9 2
Izu-Oshima Japan 1965 Nov 25 1966 Jun 13 1
Tinakula Solomon Islands 1965 Nov 23 1966 Jun 11 3
Izu-Torishima Japan 1965 Nov 13 1965 Dec 5 ± 4 days 0
Sirung Indonesia 1965 Nov 2 1965 Nov 2 1
Kick 'em Jenny Grenada 1965 Oct 24 1965 Oct 24 0
Tangkuban Parahu Indonesia 1965 Oct 16 ± 15 days 1965 Oct 16 ± 15 days 1
Masaya Nicaragua 1965 Oct 10 (?) 1985 Apr 16 (?) ± 15 days 1
Taal Philippines 1965 Sep 28 1965 Sep 30 4
Gaua Vanuatu 1965 Sep 27 1965 Sep 30 (in or after) 3
Rinjani Indonesia 1965 Sep 16 ± 15 days Unknown 0
Batur Indonesia 1965 Aug 18 1965 Dec 16 ± 15 days 1
Ebeko Russia 1965 Aug 16 (?) ± 15 days 1965 Aug 16 (?) ± 15 days 1
Klyuchevskoy Russia 1965 Aug 16 ± 15 days 1966 Dec 26 3
Suretamatai Vanuatu 1965 Aug 9 1966 Jul 2 ± 182 days 2
Karthala Comoros 1965 Jul 12 1965 Jul 12 2
Lokon-Empung Indonesia 1965 Jul 10 1965 Jul 10 1
Pacaya Guatemala 1965 Jul 4 1989 Mar 10 3
Southern EPR-Segment K Undersea Features 1965 Jul 2 (?) ± 182 days Unknown 0
Manam Papua New Guinea 1965 Jul 2 ± 182 days 1966 Jan 25 (in or after) 2
Krakatau Indonesia 1965 Jul 2 (?) ± 182 days Unknown 1
Tolbachik Russia 1965 Jul 2 ± 182 days Unknown 1
San Miguel El Salvador 1965 Jun 14 Unknown 2
Asamayama Japan 1965 May 23 1965 May 23 2
Karymsky Russia 1965 May 15 ± 5 days 1967 Feb 16 ± 15 days 3
Akan Japan 1965 May 15 ± 5 days 1965 May 15 ± 5 days 1
Sirung Indonesia 1965 May 7 1965 May 18 1
Karangetang Indonesia 1965 Apr 5 ± 4 days 1967 Jun 16 ± 15 days 2
Bezymianny Russia 1965 Mar 9 1970 Mar 16 ± 15 days 3
Kilauea United States 1965 Mar 5 1965 Mar 15 0
Tangkuban Parahu Indonesia 1965 Feb 16 ± 15 days 1965 Mar 16 ± 15 days 1
Telica Nicaragua 1965 Jan 16 1965 Jan 28 1
Poas Costa Rica 1964 Dec 25 1965 Mar 16 ± 15 days 2
Piton de la Fournaise France 1964 Dec 21 1965 Feb 15 2
Langila Papua New Guinea 1964 Dec 4 ± 4 days 1966 Sep 23 ± 3 days 2
Raoul Island New Zealand 1964 Nov 19 1965 Apr 25 (?) 2
Asosan Japan 1964 Oct 16 ± 15 days 1966 Dec 16 ± 15 days 2
Southern EPR at 8°S Undersea Features 1964 Jul 2 (?) ± 182 days 1969 Jul 2 (?) ± 182 days 0
Bagana Papua New Guinea 1964 Apr 24 1965 Jul 2 ± 182 days 2
Ambrym Vanuatu 1964 Feb 16 (?) ± 15 days 1966 Sep 16 (in or after) ± 15 days 2
Sangeang Api Indonesia 1964 Jan 29 1965 Dec 1 ± 30 days 2
Paluweh Indonesia 1963 Dec 31 1966 Mar 16 2
Vestmannaeyjar Iceland 1963 Nov 8 1967 Jun 5 3
Lopevi Vanuatu 1963 Jul 7 1965 Jul 2 ± 182 days 3
Colima Mexico 1963 Jul 2 ± 182 days 1970 Jul 2 ± 182 days 1
Irazu Costa Rica 1963 Mar 13 1965 Feb 13 3
Rumble III New Zealand 1963 Jan 16 ± 15 days 1966 Dec 16 (in or after) ± 15 days 0
Izu-Oshima Japan 1962 Jan 16 ± 15 days 1965 May 16 ± 15 days 1
Ol Doinyo Lengai Tanzania 1960 Mar 16 (in or before) ± 15 days 1966 Nov 28 ± 30 days 3
Lascar Chile 1959 Nov 16 ± 15 days 1968 Jan 31 (in or after) 2
Suwanosejima Japan 1956 Nov 16 ± 15 days 1984 May 16 ± 15 days 2
Aira Japan 1955 Oct 13 2016 Aug 22 3
Sangay Ecuador 1934 Aug 8 2011 Mar 2 3
Stromboli Italy 1934 Feb 2 2022 Mar 17 (continuing) 2
Dukono Indonesia 1933 Aug 13 2022 Mar 17 (continuing) 3
Nyiragongo DR Congo 1927 Mar 16 ± 15 days 1977 Jan 10 1
Santa Maria Guatemala 1922 Jun 22 2022 Mar 17 (continuing) 3
Yasur Vanuatu 1774 Jul 2 (in or before) ± 182 days 2022 Mar 17 (continuing) 3

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Global Volcanism Program, 2013. Volcanoes of the World, v. 4.10.6 (24 Mar 2022). Venzke, E (ed.). Smithsonian Institution. Downloaded 25 May 2022. https://doi.org/10.5479/si.GVP.VOTW4-2013.