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Yellowstone volcano
super-volcano, calderas 2805 m / 9,203 feet
Wyoming, USA, 44.43°N / -110.67°W

Yellowstone webcams / live data
Yellowstone volcano eruptions:
1350 BC ± 200 years
caldera-forming eruptions 70,000 BP, 160,000 BP, and 640,000 years ago (BP)
Typical eruption style:
explosive
Last earthquakes nearby

Yellowstone volcano: activity updates

Monday, Mar 31, 2014
The recent earthquakes at Yellowstone
The recent earthquakes at Yellowstone
A magnitude 4.8 earthquake at shallow 7 km depth occurred yesterday morning with an epicenter located 4 miles north-northeast of Norris Geyser Basin in Yellowstone National Park. It was the largest quake since 1980 and occurred near the center of a region of recent ground uplift. ...more [read all]
Friday, Aug 02, 2013
The famous Steamboat Geyser erupted again during the past night breaking a 8 years period of dormancy. Known as the currently largest geyser in the world, its jets are known to reach up to 90 m height. ...more
Friday, Jan 04, 2013
During the month of December 2012, the University of Utah reports 101 earthquakes were located in the Yellowstone National Park region with a notable increase of earthquake swarms. ...more [read all]
Friday, Nov 02, 2012
Time and depth of quakes at Yellowstone during Oct 2012
Time and depth of quakes at Yellowstone during Oct 2012
Yellowstone earthquake activity remains at background levels. ...more [read all]
Sunday, Oct 07, 2012
Current seismic signal b207 station (Univ. Utah / USGS)
Current seismic signal b207 station (Univ. Utah / USGS)
A small earthquake swarm occurred under the Yellowstone caldera. The quakes are few and very small and no indicator of an impending eruption. It completely falls under what is normal behavior of an active caldera.

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