Kanaga volcano news & activity updates
Kanaga volcano (Aleutian Islands, Alaska ) activity update: no further activity detected since the possible eruption on 18 Feb
Tuesday Feb 28, 2012 11:05 AM | BY: T
No unusual activity was observed in seismic data or mostly cloudy satellite images of Kanaga volcano in the past 24 hours.
The possibility remains for sudden explosions of ash to occur at any time, and ash clouds exceeding 20,000 feet above sea level may develop. If a large, explosive, ash-producing event occurs, the local seismic network, satellite ash alarms, infrasound, and volcanic lightning will help alert AVO to the new activity. (AVO activity report 27 Feb 2012)
Monday, Feb 20, 2012
The remote Kanaga stratovolcano in the Aleutian Islands might have begun erupting, the Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) reports. ... [more]