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GEOPHYSICAL DATA:

ARCTIC

Geomagnetic Data
Seismological Data
Heat Flow
Gravity Data
Cosmic Rays
Ionospheric Phenomena
Volcanoes

ANTARCTIC

Geomagnetic Data
Seismological Data
Heat Flow
Gravity Data
Cosmic Rays
Volcanoes



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  • The detailed information on volcanoes
    on the site "Global Volcanism Program" of the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, USA.
  • List of the eruptions of volcanoes placed northward of 65N for the period 1867 1977.
  • Volcanoes of Arctic

    Volcanoes of Arctic
    
        Volcano           Coordinates *   
         Name            lat.    long.     
    ------------------------------------
    1. Underwater                             
       volcano on the                         
       Lomonosov Ridge    88.27N   65.60W   
    
    2. Underwater                             
       volcano on the                         
       Gakkel Ridge       85.58N   85.00E   
    
    3. Yan-Mayen          71.08N    8.17W   
    
    4. Kolbeinsey Ridge   66.67N   18.50W   
    
    5. Espenberg          66.35N  164.33W **
    
      * Coordinate values are from the
    "Global Volcanism Program"
      ** Coordinate values are from the
    "Alaska Volcano Observatory"


    List of Eruptions of Volcanoes northward of 65N for the period 1867 1977
    (From the book by I.Gushenko "Eruptions of World Volcanoes. Catalogue". "Nauka", Moscow, 1979. In Russian)
    
    Year   Month    Day          Volcano Name           Code        Lat.  Long.    
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    1867                    Manareyjar, Iceland          926	66.19N	1706'W
                            underwater eruption                                    
    1875    01      02      Askja, Iceland               919	6502'N	1644'W
    1875    01              Sveinagja, Iceland           920	6532'N	1627'W
    1921                    Askja, Iceland               919	6502'N	1644'W
    1922                    Askja, Iceland               919	6502'N	1644'W
    1926                    Askja, Iceland               919	6502'N	1644'W
    1928    04      18      Jardbadsholar, Iceland       921	6538'N	1651'W
    1938    12      19      Askja, Iceland               919	6502'N	1644'W
    1954    11      21-24   Underwater volcano           933	8818'N	6518'W
    1961    10      26      Askja, Iceland               919	6502'N	1644'W
    1970    09-10   18      Beerenberg, Jan Mayen Isl.   932	7100'N	 819'W
    1971    04      16      Beerenberg, Jan Mayen Isl.   932	7100'N	 819'W
    1972    10              Beerenberg, Jan Mayen Isl.   932	7100'N	 819'W
    1975    12      20      Leirhnjukur, Iceland         924	6544'N	1648'W
    1977    09              Krafla, Iceland              923	6543'N	1646'W
    


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