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List of volcanoes in Greece

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List of volcanoes in Greece

This is a list of active and extinct volcanoes in Greece.

Name Elevation Location Last eruption
meters feet Coordinates
Kos 430 1411 Pleistocene
Methana 760 2493 258 BCE
Milos 751 2464 140 CE
Nisyros 698 2290 1888
Poros 80 240 Pliocene
Santorini (Kolumbo) -18 -60 1650
Santorini (Nea Kameni) 130 390 1950
Yali 180 591 Holocene
Aegina ? ? Pleistocene


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