Grozny Group

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Grozny Group
Grozny Group is located in Far Eastern Federal District
Grozny Group
Grozny Group
Grozny Group in Russian Far East
Highest point
Elevation1,211 m (3,973 ft)
Coordinates45°01′34″N 147°55′19″E / 45.026°N 147.922°E / 45.026; 147.922
LocationIturup, Kuril Islands, Russia
Mountain typeComplex volcano
Last eruptionMarch 2014

Grozny Group (also Grozny Volcano) is a complex volcano located in the central part of Iturup Island, Kuril Islands, controlled by Russia, and claimed by Japan. There is an ongoing eruption there.

There are at least two named volcanoes:

  • Japanese: 小田萌山 Odamoi yama
  • Japanese: 焼山 Yake-yama Russian: Иван Грозный Volcan Ivan Grozny

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There is not an ongoing eruption there.


  • "Grozny Group". Global Volcanism Program. Smithsonian Institution.