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Saturday, Nov 11, 2006
Low-level earthquake activity continues at Fourpeaked volcano. Web camera views this past week show a typical steam plume rising several hundred meters above the summit. leer todo
Saturday, Feb 26, 2005
Aerialphoto of the summit of Fourpeaked volcano on an overflight on the 24th of Sep 2006 showing several steaming vents on its summit. (Photo courtesy: Cyrus Read, AVO/USGS)
The first known historic eruption of Fourpeaked volcano on the Alaska peninsula is taking its course. Several vents emitting gasses and ash have appeared on the glacier-topped volcano and are slowly melting the ice cap. ... leer todo
 

Fourpeaked volcano

Stratovolcano 2105 m / 6,906 ft
United States, Alaska Peninsula, 58.77°N / -153.67°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Typical eruption style: sin especificar
Erupciones del volcán Fourpeaked: 2006 
Fecha / HoraRevista / ProfundidadDistanciaUbicación
Sat, 8 Aug 2020
Sat, 8 Aug 21:44 UTCM 1.3 / 95.9 km8 km62 km WNW of Nanwalek, Alaska (USA)
Wed, 5 Aug 2020
Wed, 5 Aug 07:07 UTCM 1.22 km90 km NNW of Aleneva, Alaska (USA)
Sat, 1 Aug 2020
Sat, 1 Aug 16:37 UTCM 1.34 kmKodiak Island region, Alaska (USA)
Mon, 27 Jul 2020
Mon, 27 Jul 15:57 UTCM 1.2 / 5.3 km20 km76 km NNW of Aleneva, Alaska (USA)
Fri, 24 Jul 2020
Fri, 24 Jul 11:36 UTCM 1.9 / 100.3 km26 km75 km SSE of Kokhanok, Alaska (USA)
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Background:

Poorly known Fourpeaked volcano in NE Katmai National Park consists of isolated outcrops surrounded by the Fourpeaked Glacier, which descends eastward almost to the Shelikof Strait. The orientation of andesitic lava flows and extensive hydrothermal alteration of rocks near the present 2105-m-high summit suggest that it probably marks the vent of Fourpeaked volcano. Eruptive activity during the Holocene had not been confirmed prior to the first historical eruption of Fourpeaked in September 2006. A N-trending fissure extending 1 km from the summit produced minor ashfall.
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