Pagan volcano (Mariana Islands, USA) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 13 February-19 February 2013 (Continuing Activity)
Satellite imagery showed a plume of gas and water vapor drifting 240 km downwind from Pagan daily during 9-15 February. A USGS team that visited Pagan on 9 February observed a continuous, vigorous plume and noted a sulfur odor downwind of the summit.
Wed, 13 Feb 2013, 06:0006:00 AM | BY: VN
Source: Emergency Management Office of the Commonwealth of the Mariana Islands and United States Geological Survey Volcano Hazards Program
From: Global Volcanism Program, 2013. Report on Pagan. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 13 February-19 February 2013. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.
Wed, 12 Dec 2012, 11:05
The volcano continues to produce a significant steam plume visible on satellite images, and a hot spot above the volcano was detected by MODVOLC yesterday (for the 6tth time in 2012). There are no reports of other eruptive activity. ... Read all
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Pagan volcano (Mariana Islands, USA) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 5 December-11 December 2012 (Continuing Activity)
Satellite imagery showed a plume drifting from Pagan during 1-7 December. On 29 November observers in Saipan reported hazy sky conditions associated with N winds that pushed the gas-and-vapor plume from Pagan S. Since then, no additional reports of haze or vog associated with the Pagan plume were noted. ... Read all