Golovnin

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Golovnin
Golovnina (vulkan) ISS cut.jpg
Highest point
Elevation 543 m (1,781 ft)
Coordinates 43°50′28″N 145°30′32″E / 43.841°N 145.509°E / 43.841; 145.509
Geography
Location Kunashir, Kuril Islands, Russia/Japan
Geology
Mountain type Lava domes / Caldera
Last eruption 1848

Golovnin (Japanese: 泊山, Tomari-yama; Russian: Головнин) is a caldera located in the southern part of Kunashir Island, Kuril Islands, Russia. It is the southernmost volcano of the Kuril Islands.

It is named after Russian explorer Vasily Golovnin.

Golovnin Volcano

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