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Thermal signal from Cleveland showing a moderate anomaly during the past days (Mirova)
Monday, Oct 02, 2017
A new lava dome is growing in the summit crater of the volcano. According to the Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) the new phase of lava effusion probably began on 30 September and is continuing at slow rate. ... [more]
Tuesday, Sep 26, 2017
The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) reported "a moderate, 2-minute-long eruption occurred at the volcano beginning at 17:47 September 25 AKDT (01:47 September 26 UTC)." ... [more]
 

Volcanoes of Aleutian Islands (41 volcanoes)

Adagdak| Akutan| Amak | Amukta| Atka| Bobrof| Bogoslof | Buldir| Carlisle| Chagulak| Cleveland | Davidof| Fisher| Gareloi| Great Sitkin | Herbert| Isanotski| Kagamil| Kanaga | Kasatochi| Kiska| Koniuji| Korovin | Little Sitkin| Makushin| Moffett| Okmok | Recheschnoi| Roundtop| Seguam| Segula | Semisopochnoi| Sergief| Shishaldin| Takawangha | Tana| Tanaga| Uliaga| Vsevidof | Westdahl| Yunaska
Adagdak
(Stratovolcano)
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Akutan
(Stratovolcano)
Akutan volcano is one of the most active stratovolcanoes of the Aleutian arc. The volcano has a 2-km-wide caldera with an active intracaldera cone. [more]

Amak
(Stratovolcano)
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Amukta
(Stratovolcano)
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Atka
(Stratovolcanoes)
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Bobrof
(Stratovolcano)
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Bogoslof
(Submarine volcano)
Bogoslof Island in Alaska with the eroded remnants of Castle Rock lava dome from the 1796 eruption (image: Ann Harding/AVO USGS) [more]

Buldir
(Stratovolcano)
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Carlisle
(Stratovolcano)
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Chagulak
(Stratovolcano)
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Cleveland
(Stratovolcano)
The beautifully symmetrical Mount Cleveland stratovolcano forms the western half of the uninhabited Chuginadak Island in the eastern Aleutians, connected to the eastern half of the island by a narrow isthmus. It is one of the regions most active volcanoes, but at present has no s... [more]

Davidof
(Stratovolcano)
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Fisher
(Stratovolcano)
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Gareloi
(Stratovolcano)
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Great Sitkin
(Stratovolcano)
[more]

Herbert
(Stratovolcano)
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Isanotski
(Stratovolcano)
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Kagamil
(Stratovolcano)
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Kanaga
(stratovolcano)
Kanaga Volcano Viewed from the west with Mt Moffet, Adak and Great Sitkin in the background (image taken May 8, 2010 by Cyrus Read, AVO/USGS)Kanaga volcano is an active symmetrical stratovolcano rising 1300 m on the northern part of Kanaga Island in the western Aleutians, Alaska. It is one of the most southerly volcanoes of the central Aleutian chain.
The volcano has a small 200 m wide and 60 m deep circular sum... [more]

Kasatochi
(Stratovolcano)
Kasatochi is a remote island forming the peak of a mostly submerged stratovolcano rising to 314 m a.s.l. in the Aleutian island chain. It is one of the volcanoes in the world that formed new islands in historic times. [more]

Kiska
(Stratovolcano)
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Koniuji
(Stratovolcano)
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Korovin
(Stratovolcano)
Korovin is a 1533 m high stratovolcano in the central Aleutian Islands and one of the most active volcanoes in Alaska. On average, it has been active every 10-15 years, its last eruption being in Nov-Dec 2006 with ash emissions. [more]

Little Sitkin
(stratovolcano)
Little Sitkin volcano forms a small island of the same name in the western Aleutians Islands and belongs to the Aleutian Island National Wildlife Refuge. The active stratovolcano rises 1188 m (3898 ft) in the center-northeastern part of the island. The island is located 330 km (2... [more]

Makushin
(Stratovolcano)
Makushin volcano is an ice-covered 1800-m-high stratovolcano on northern Unalaska Island west of the town of Dutch Harbor. The volcano contains a 2.5-km-wide caldera. Its broad, domical shape contrasts with the usual steep-sided profile of most other volcanoes in the Aleutians. [more]

Moffett
(Stratovolcano)
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Okmok
(Central shield complex with nested caldera)
Okmok is one of the most active volcanoes in the Aleutian island chain (Alaska). It consists of a complex of shields truncated by a caldera and several active vents inside the caldera, which have built small cones and lava flows. [more]

Recheschnoi
(Stratovolcano)
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Roundtop
(Stratovolcano)
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Seguam
(Stratovolcanoes)
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Segula
(Stratovolcano)
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Semisopochnoi
(Stratovolcano)
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Sergief
(Stratovolcano)
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Shishaldin
(Stratovolcano)
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Takawangha
(Stratovolcano)
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Tana
(Stratovolcanoes)
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Tanaga
(Stratovolcanoes)
Tanaga volcano is the second largest volcano of the central Aleutians. It is the central and highest of 3 young stratovolcanoes oriented along a roughly E-W line at the NW tip of Tanaga Island. [more]

Uliaga
(Stratovolcano)
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Vsevidof
(Stratovolcano)
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Westdahl
(Stratovolcano?)
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Yunaska
(Shield volcano)
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