Karimkotan Volcano | John Seach



Kurile Islands, Russia

49.12 N, 154.50 E
summit elevation 1145 m

Karimkotan volcano is located in northern Kurile Islands, Russia. It is located on the island of Karimkotan which is 8 x 12 km in diameter.

1933 Eruption
The eruption in 1933 was one of the largest in the Kurile Islands. The eruption produced a tsunami which reached Onekotan and Paramushir Islands, killing two people. The eruption destroyed Severgin cone.

Kharimkotan Volcano Eruptions

1933, 1931, 1883, 1848, 1846, 1713