Paleochori (Aegean)

Volcano: Milos (see Milos at the Smithsonian Institution website in a new tab)
Type: Fumarole
Description: Area of anomalous degassing along the beach of Paleochori on the south-eastern coast of the island. In some points boiling water temperature is reached. At the restaurant on the beach some dishes are cooked in the hot sand. Widespread underwater bubbling with temperatures at the underwater vents reaching up to 127 °C.

Point of contact for this site:
Sergio Calabrese, (Università di Palermo)
Walter D'Alessandro, (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)
Manfredi Longo, (Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia)

No measurements available for this site.

Bibliographic references for this site

Daskalopoulou K., Gagliano A.L., Calabrese S., Longo M., Hantzis K., Kyriakolpoulos K., D’Alessandro W., 2018,Gas geochemistry and CO2 output estimation of the Island of Milos, Greece, Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, vol.365, pp. 13-22, DOI: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2018.10.003

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