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Thursday, Oct 16, 2014
Strong ash emissions from the volcano were reported by a pilot shortly after midnight (UTC). The reported height of the plume was to up to 70,000 ft (21 km) altitude, which would indicate an unexpected, and sudden major explosion took place (if the observed plume was volcanic ash and not something else). Anchorage VAAC raised the Aviation Color Code to RED. ... [more]
Thursday, Sep 27, 2007
AVO increased the Volcanic Alert Level to Advisory and the Aviation Color Code to Yellow for Augustine on 22 September due to an increase in seismic activity below the summit over the previous week. ... [more]
Map of Augustine volcano, surrounding volcanoes, and surrounding communities. (Image courtesy Schaefer, Janet, Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys.)
Map of Augustine volcano, surrounding volcanoes, and surrounding communities. (Image courtesy Schaefer, Janet, Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys.)
Photograph of Augustine's summit and the steaming lava dome, taken on 4 January, 2006 (Photo: USGS)
Photograph of Augustine's summit and the steaming lava dome, taken on 4 January, 2006 (Photo: USGS)

 

Augustine volcano

Stratovolcano 1260 m / 4134 ft, Cook Inlet (SW Alaska), 59.36°N / -153.43°W
Nearby recent earthquakes (within 30km radius):

Earthquake list: past 7 days (only M>=-0.8) (6 quakes)

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Earthquake depth plotUpdated: Sun, 31 May 07:19 UTC (GMT)
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Sun, 31 May 2020
Sun, 31 May 07:02 UTCM 2.1 / 81.3 km - [info]Augustine (20 km) - Cook Inlet (SW Alaska) 66 km W of Nanwalek, Alaska (USA)
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USGS
Thu, 28 May 2020
Thu, 28 May 22:01 UTCM 2.6 / 116.6 km - [info]Augustine (21 km) - Cook Inlet (SW Alaska) 77km ESE of Old Iliamna, Alaska (USA)
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USGS
Wed, 27 May 2020
Wed, 27 May 05:50 UTCM 1.5 / 120.7 km - [info]Augustine (21 km) - Cook Inlet (SW Alaska) Southern Alaska (USA)
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USGS
Tue, 26 May 2020
Tue, 26 May 09:36 UTCM 1.8 / 109.8 km - [info]Augustine (22 km) - Cook Inlet (SW Alaska) 88km SE of Old Iliamna, Alaska (USA)
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USGS
Mon, 25 May 2020
Mon, 25 May 16:16 UTCM 1.9 / 101.4 km - [info]Augustine (12 km) - Cook Inlet (SW Alaska) 91km ESE of Old Iliamna, Alaska (USA)
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 25 May 04:52 UTCM 1.3 / 96.4 km - [info]Augustine (15 km) - Cook Inlet (SW Alaska) 92km SE of Old Iliamna, Alaska (USA)
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USGS
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 6.8*10^8 J (190 KWh / 0.163 tons of TNT) [learn more]

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