Akademia Nauk (volcano)
Akademia Nauk (Russian: Академия Наук - Academy of Sciences) is a volcano located in the southern part of Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia. The volcano is filled with a few calderas, and the most notable one is known as Karymsky Lake ( named after Karyms).
The scenic lake-filled Akademia Nauk caldera, seen here from the north with Karymsky volcano in the foreground.
|Elevation||1,180 m (3,870 ft) |
|Age of rock||12|
|Mountain type||Caldera / Stratovolcanoes|
|Last eruption||January 1996|