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Katmai volcano
Stratovolcano with central caldera 2047 m / 6716 ft
Alaska Peninsula, USA, 58.28°N / -154.95°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Katmai volcano eruptions:
1912 (Plinian eruption: the largest in the 20th century!)
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Last earthquakes nearby
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Katmai volcano news & activity updates:

Tue, 15 Sep 2020, 19:34
Katmai volcano on 11 September (image: AVO)
The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) reported that strong southerly winds in the vicinity of Katmai and the Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes have picked up loose volcanic ash erupted during the 1912 Novarupta-Katmai eruption and carried it to the north today. The resuspended ash cloud was observed by a local pilot flying in the vicinity of Brooks Camp and Naknek Lake on the Alaska Peninsula at 18:25 local time and is ongoing. The resuspended ash cloud height is unknown but the National Weather Service suggests that it could reached up to 4,000 ft (1,219 m) altitude. Read more... read all
Mon, 13 Nov 2017, 00:45
Mon, 28 Jan 2013, 15:56
The earthquake swarm which began early on 26 Jan has ended.
Sun, 27 Jan 2013, 16:02
Current seismic signal at Katmai volcano (KBM station, AVO)
Seismic activity has increased. Pulses of small earthquake swarms are visible at the recent seismograms.

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