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Bogoslof volcano
Submarine volcano 150 m / 492 ft
United States, Aleutian Islands, 53.93°N / -168.03°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 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 FROM 28/2216Z ERUPTION VISIBLE ON SAT IMAGERY AND PIREP REPORTED VA VISIBLE WITH SULFER SMELL.

Monday May 29, 2017 19:30 PM |

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

FVAK21 at 19:14 UTC, 29/05/17 from PAWU
VAAAK1
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20170529/1905Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: BOGOSLOF 311300

PSN: N5356 W16802

AREA: ALEUTIAN ISLANDS

SUMMIT ELEV: 492 FT [150 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/053

INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI/PILOT REPORT

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA FROM 28/2216Z ERUPTION VISIBLE ON SAT IMAGERY
AND PIREP REPORTED VA VISIBLE WITH SULFER SMELL.

OBS VA DTG: 29/1905Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL370 N5905 W14759 - N5710 W14833 - N5538 W16004
- N5725 W16437 - N5905 W14759 MOV ENE 60KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 30/0105Z SFC/FL370 N6258 W14408 - N5859 W14423
- N5801 W14800 - N6008 W15004 - N6258 W14408.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 30/0705Z SFC/FL370 N6710 W14720 - N6138
W14154 - N6054 W14617 - N6634 W15214 - N6710 W14720.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 30/1305Z SFC/FL370 N7011 W15258 - N6630
W14114 - N6531 W14635 - N6904 W15959 - N7011 W15258 - N7011
W15258.

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170530/0105Z

BH MAY 2017 AAWU

Previous news
Monday, May 29, 2017
Another explosive eruption occurred yesterday evening at the volcano (at 14:16 AKDT local time or 22:16 UTC). It lasted about 50 minutes produced an ash cloud that rose to at least 35,000 ft, and possibly as high as 45,000 ft asl, the Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) reported: ... [more]
Ash plume / ash fall forecast for Bogoslof's eruption this morning (AVO)
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
After a pause of almost two months with no detected significant activity, the volcano produced another large explosion last night from 22:32 local time (06:32 this morning UTC). The explosive eruption lasted 73 minutes and generated an ash plume that rose to approx. 34,000 ft and moved southwest. ... [more]
Seismic signal from Bogoslof volcano, MSW station (on Makushin 60 km to the east from Bogoslof)
Tuesday, Apr 18, 2017
The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) detected an increase in earthquake activity at the volcano since 15 April around 15:01 AKST / 23:01 UTC. Although no evidence of new eruptive activity has been found so far, the alert level of the volcano was raised again. ... [more]

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