Is Santorini going to erupt again?
Statistically, it is very unlikely that the next eruption will be of such magnitude, if it occurs in a timeframe of years to few centuries from now. It is supported by the argument that the volcano is believed to have long rest periods (thousands of years) preceeding such eruptions.
Is Santorini volcano active?
Although at present dormant, Santorini has been active several times in historic time. Since its last major explosive eruption (at about 1645 BC) numerous minor and medium-sized, mainly effusive eruptions have occurred. This activity built the dark-colored islands of Nea and Palea Kameni inside the caldera.
Did Santorini hit earthquake?
No casualties reported as magnitude 6 earthquake struck cities across several countries in the Eastern Mediterranean. The tremor was felt on the islands of Karpathos, Crete, Santorini and Rhodes in Greece on Monday. …
When was the last earthquake on Santorini?
The last earthquakes recorded near Santorini: Sunday, April 26, 2020 2:12 AM Magnitude: 4.1. Sunday, January 13, 2019 9:27 AM Magnitude: 4.2.