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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: VA ASSOC WITH 13/1131Z ERUPTION.

Monday Mar 13, 2017 12:30 PM |

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

FVAK21 at 12:20 UTC, 13/03/17 from PAWU
VAAAK1
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20170313/1219Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: BOGOSLOF 311300

PSN: N5356 W16802

AREA: ALEUTIAN ISLANDS

SUMMIT ELEV: 492 FT [150 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/044

INFO SOURCE: AVO/HIMAWARI/GOES

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA ASSOC WITH 13/1131Z ERUPTION.

OBS VA DTG: 13/1219Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 N5349 W16834 - N5208 W17025 - N5204 W16926
- N5344 W16753 - N5349 W16834 MOV SW 50KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 13/1819Z SFC/FL180 N5056 W17209 - N5101 W17017
- N4842 W17316 - N4915 W17421 - N5056 W17209 - N5056 W17209.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 14/0019Z NO VA EXP.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 14/0619Z NO VA EXP.

RMK: BRIEF ERUPTION AT BOGOSLOF W/FAST MOVING VA AREA MOV SW. VA SIGNAL NOTED IN

HIMAWARI AND GOES SATELLITE IMAGERY. NO LIGHTNING WITH ERUPTION.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170313/1519Z

JAM MAR 2017 AAWU

Previous news
Lightnings detected in the ash plume within one hour shortly after the eruption (WWLLN / AVO)
Wednesday, Mar 08, 2017
After two weeks of relative calm, another large explosion has occurred a short time ago at the volcano, showing that the recent eruptive phase is not over yet. ... [more]
Wednesday, Mar 08, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

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