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Bridgeman Island

Photo of this volcano
  • Antarctica
  • Stratovolcano
  • Unknown - Evidence Uncertain
  • Country
  • Primary Volcano Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 62.063°S
  • 56.713°W

  • 240 m
    787 ft

  • 390040
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit

  • Volcano

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports for Bridgeman Island.

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

The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Bridgeman 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 Bridgeman Island. If this volcano has had large eruptions (VEI >= 4) prior to 10,000 years ago, information might be found on the Bridgeman 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 Bridgeman Island.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Bridgeman Island.

GVP Map Holdings

The maps shown below have been scanned from the GVP map archives and include the volcano on this page. Clicking on the small images will load the full 300 dpi map. Very small-scale maps (such as world maps) are not included. The maps database originated over 30 years ago, but was only recently updated and connected to our main database. We welcome users to tell us if they see incorrect information or other problems with the maps; please use the Contact GVP link at the bottom of the page to send us email.

Title: N Graham Land & S Shetland Islands
Publisher: BAS British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge
Country: Antarctica
Year: 1979
Series: 500
Map Type: Geology
Scale: 1:500,000
Map of N Graham Land & S Shetland Islands

Title: Brit Ant Territory 62-56
Publisher: DOS
Country: Antarctica
Year: 1968
Series: D501 (610)
Map Type: Topographic
Scale: 1:200,000
Map of Brit Ant Territory 62-56
Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

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

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