Details Sites
Name Stromboli
Site added 2008-04-07 12:41:00
Year of investigation 2003-2004
Country Italy
Region Sicily
Province Messina
Site type Area (0 meters)
Time all 5000
Latitude 38.7857
Longitude 15.2291
Datum WGS84
Elevation 15
Previous elevation
Distance 27
Previous distance
Geomorphic setting Other
Site Type
  • Natural exposure
Site description The site is located on the southeast side of the Stromboli island, above the beach in a steep valley that has a slope of 35° to 45°.
Paleotsunamis [New]
Event n° Lab. youngest age Youngest calendar age Lab. oldest age Oldest calendar age Preferred age
Event n° 1 --±-- [--, --] --±-- [--, --] BC 3000
Bibliography [Edit]
Authors Year Title Journal/Report
Tanner L.H. And Calvari S. 2004 Unusual sedimentary deposits on the SE side of Stromboli volcano, Italy: products of a tsunami caused by the ca. 5000 years BP Sciara del Fuoco collapse? Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research