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Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-10817

Raususan on the southern part of Kunashir Island towers above the village of Yuzhno-Kurilsk. Steam plumes are visible above geothermal wells on the NW flanks at one of several geothermal fields across the volcano. The edifice seen in this view is within a 6-7 km wide caldera.  Photo by Alexander Rybin, 2001 (Institute of Marine Geology and Geophysics, Yuzhno-Sakhalin).

Raususan on the southern part of Kunashir Island towers above the village of Yuzhno-Kurilsk. Steam plumes are visible above geothermal wells on the NW flanks at one of several geothermal fields across the volcano. The edifice seen in this view is within a 6-7 km wide caldera.

Photo by Alexander Rybin, 2001 (Institute of Marine Geology and Geophysics, Yuzhno-Sakhalin).

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Keywords: stratovolcano


Raususan [Mendeleev]