Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-02544
The Kanaga summit crater of is seen here in 1942. Both explosive and effusive eruptions have been recorded, and in 1906 lava flows reached the sea along the SW coast. In 1994 lava flows reached the NW coast. Kanaga is constructed within the Kanaton caldera.
Photo by R. Katchadoorian, 1942 (from the collection of Maurice and Katia Krafft).
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