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Bogoslof volcano
Submarine volcano 150 m / 492 ft
United States, Aleutian Islands, 53.93°N / -168.03°W
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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Bogoslof volcano eruptions:
2016-17, 1992, 1951 (?), 1931 (?), 1926-28, 1913, (?), 1909-10, 1908 (?), 1907, 1906, 1883, 1806, 1786
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Bogoslof volcano news & activity updates:

Bogoslof volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: AVO REPORTED ANOMALOUS INFRASOUND DATA BEGINNING AT 0736Z.

Wednesday Mar 08, 2017 09:45 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAK21 at 09:34 UTC, 08/03/17 from PAWU
VAAAK1
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20170308/0920Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: BOGOSLOF 311300

PSN: N5356 W16802

AREA: ALEUTIAN ISLANDS

SUMMIT ELEV: 492 FT [150 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/040

INFO SOURCE: HIMIWARI/GOES/AVO/LIGHTNING DATA

AVIATION COLOR CODE: RED

ERUPTION DETAILS: AVO REPORTED ANOMALOUS INFRASOUND DATA BEGINNING
AT 0736Z.

OBS VA DTG: 08/0920Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL350 N5358 W16814 - N5347 W16802 - N5406 W16645
- N5423 W16707 - N5358 W16814 MOV ESE 10KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/1520Z SFC/FL350 N5359 W16813 - N5455 W16356
- N5340 W16320 - N5338 W16749 - N5359 W16813.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/2120Z SFC/FL350 N5359 W16817 - N5404
W16040 - N5239 W16024 - N5317 W16735 - N5359 W16817.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/0320Z SFC/FL350 N5400 W16810 - N5235
W15908 - N5054 W15912 - N5234 W16812 - N5400 W16810 - N5400
W16810.

RMK: NEARLY 250 LIGHTNING STRIKES INDICATED WI THE ERUPTION.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170308/1520Z

AAWU MAR 2017 AAWU

Previous news
February 19 Bogoslof eruption plume as seen from Unalaska Island, 53 miles ESE of Bogoslof volcano. Photo taken from helicopter during fieldwork by AVO geologists at 5:22PM, approximately 14 minutes after the start of the eruption. (image: Janet Schaefer / AVO)
Monday, Feb 20, 2017
More explosions occurred at the volcano this morning. The Alaska Volcano Observatory detected a "series of short, explosive eruptions that started at 17:08 AKST local time (02:08 February 20 UTC) and lasted until 17:45 AKST (02:45 February 20 UTC). ... [more]
Monday, Feb 20, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Seismic signal from Bogoslof volcano, MSW station (on Makushin 60 km to the east from Bogoslof)
Saturday, Feb 18, 2017
Two more explosive eruptions occurred last night and today, following yesterday's event after only 8 hours pause. ... [more]
Saturday, Feb 18, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Lightings detected near Bogoslof volcano during the past hour (image: WWLLN / AVO)
Friday, Feb 17, 2017
Another large explosive eruption is occurring at the volcano this evening. ... [more]

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