Ushkovsky Volcano - John Seach


Kamchatka, Russia

56.105 N, 160.470 E
summit elevation 3943 m
Compound volcano

Ushkovsky Volcano is located in central Kamchatka. The summit region contains an ice-filled 4.5 x 5.5 km caldera. There was an eruption at Lavovy ShIsh cinder cones at the foot of the volcano about 6600 BC. An explosive eruption occurred at the summit in 1890.

Krestovsky (Blizhny Plosky) volcano 4108 m is nearby.

Ushkovsky Volcano Eruptions

1890, 6600 BC