Cherpuk Volcano | John Seach


Kamchatka, Russia

55.55 N, 157.47 E
summit elevation 1868 m
Pyroclastic cones

Cherpuk volcano is located in central Kamchatka. It consists of two cinder cones, Severny Cherpuk and Yuzhny Cherpuk.

Further reading
Volynets, A.O., Pletchov, P.U. and Pevzner, M.M., 2002, June. Mid-Holocene South Cherpuk monogenetic volcanic center of Ichinskaya zone (Sredinny Ridge, Kamchatka): some petrological features of rocks and first data on the meltís composition. In materials of" 3rd Biennial Workshop on Subduction processes emphasizing the Kurile-Kamchatka-Aleutian Arcs.

Pevzner, M. M., et al. "South Cherpuk and North Cherpuk-the largest Holocene monogenetic volcanoes on the Sredinnyi Range of Kamchatka." (2000).

Cherpuk Volcano Eruptions

No recent eruptions.