Name: Shisheika
GVP Number: 300511
Synonims: Shishejka
Region: Kamchatka Peninsula
Volcanic Area: Sredinny Range
Coordinates: 57°9'18" N 161°5'23" E
Absolute Elevation: 379 m
Status: Extinct
Location: At the right bank of Shishei River, 60 km NNW of Shiveluch volcano
Type: Lava dome
Last known eruption: B.C. (Holocene)
Area of the lava body is 4 km2; average thickness is ~150 m. Volume of erupted medium-K andesite-dacite is estimated at 0.5-0.6 km3. The erupion took place ~4.2 ka BP as suggested by the stratigraphic position of its tephra and a radiocarbon date obtained below the latter. The eruption produced also a minor tephra fall

Holocene Volcanoes in Kamchatka. 2002.full text
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