Mezhdusopochny

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Mezhdusponchy
Highest point
Elevation1,641 m (5,384 ft)
ListingUltra
Coordinates57°47′N 160°25′E / 57.783°N 160.417°E / 57.783; 160.417Coordinates: 57°47′N 160°25′E / 57.783°N 160.417°E / 57.783; 160.417
Geography
LocationKamchatka Peninsula, Russia
Geology
Mountain typeStratovolcano
Last eruptionUnknown
Climbing
Easiest routeclimbing

Mezhdusopochny is a snow-capped stratovolcano in the central Kamchatka Peninsula. More specifically, an icelandic-type shield volcano. The volcano has shown rare activity since 1292. The volcano's proximity is covered with other volcanoes and cinder cones.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mezhdusopochny". Global Volcanism Program. Retrieved 13 August 2012.