Pantelleria Volcano - John Seach



36.77 N, 12.02 E
summit elevation 836
shield volcano

Pantelleria Island is located 100 km SW of Sicily and 72 km east of Tunisia.

A shallow submarine eruption occurred in 1891 about 5 km northwest of the NW coast of Pantelleria. The eruption lasted for 8 days and ejected steam and scoria to a height of 20 m.

Pantelleria Volcano Eruptions