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Nunivak Island

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  • United States
  • Northern Alaska-Bering Sea Volcanic Province
  • Cluster | Shield
  • Pleistocene
  • Country
  • Volcanic Province
  • Landform | Volc Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 60.02°N
  • 166.33°W

  • 511 m
    1,677 ft

  • 314020
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit

  • Volcano

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports available for Nunivak Island.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Weekly Reports available for Nunivak Island.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Nunivak Island.

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.

Eruptive History

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

Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Nunivak Island.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Nunivak Island.

GVP Map Holdings

Maps are not currently available due to technical issues.

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Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

The following 9 samples associated with this volcano can be found in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences collections, and may be availble for research (contact the Rock and Ore Collections Manager). Catalog number links will open a window with more information.

Catalog Number Sample Description Lava Source Collection Date
NMNH 111576 Basalt -- --
NMNH 111577 Basalt -- --
NMNH 111578 Basalt -- --
NMNH 111579 Basalt -- --
NMNH 111580 Basalt -- --
NMNH 111581 Basalt -- --
NMNH 111582 Basalt -- --
NMNH 111583 Basalt -- --
NMNH 111584 Basalt -- --
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