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Pavlof volcano
Stratovolcano 2519 m / 8,264 ft
Alaska Peninsula, USA, 55.42°N / -161.89°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Pavlof volcano eruptions:
1762(?), 1790(?), 1817, 1825(?), 1838(?), 1844, 1846, 1852(?), 1866(?), 1880, 1886, 1892, 1894, 1901, 1903(?), 1906, 1914, 1917, 1922, 1924, 1929, 1936, 1950, 1951, 1953, 1958, 1960, 1966, 1973, 1974(?), 1975, 1980(Mar-May), 1980 (Jul)(?), 1980 (Nov), 1981, 1983 (Jul), 1983 (Nov-Dec), 1983, 1986, 1990, 1996, 2007 (Aug), 2013, 2014, 2016
Typical eruption style:
Explosive.
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Pavlof volcano news & activity updates:

Pavlov volcano (Alaska): probable new eruption

Mon, 13 May 2013, 22:03
22:03 PM | BY: T
A new eruption has probably started. AVO raised the alert level to orange, following an increase in seismic activity this morning along with the presence of an intense thermal anomaly at the summit observed in latest satellite imagery.
Similar patterns of seismicity and elevated surface temperatures have previously signalled the onset of eruptive activity at Pavlof. Although not yet visually confirmed, a low-level eruption of lava has likely begun from a summit vent. No ash clouds have been detected.
Source: AVO
Previous news
Thu, 27 Sep 2007, 00:08
AVO reported that seismic activity at Pavlof declined markedly during ... read all
Fri, 14 Sep 2007, 08:45
Activity at Pavlov volcano continues at fluctuating levels. Judging from seismic data and visual observations - often difficult because of cloud cover -, frequent weak explosions and rockfalls are taking place and a strong thermal anomaly continues to be visible in the summit area on satellite data, indicating that the new lava dome is still growing. ... read all
Sat, 1 Sep 2007, 17:03
Pavlov's eruption continues and it seems increasing. A strong eruption took place yesterday: at approximately 9:30 pm local time (AKDT) on August 31, National Weather Service observers in Cold Bay reported a substantial plume and associated lightning emanating from Pavlof Volcano reaching approximately 20,000 ft (6,000 m) above sea level. read all
Thu, 30 Aug 2007, 22:47
Seismic activity at Pavlof remained elevated during 22-28 August. A strong thermal anomaly was present at the summit on satellite imagery on 22, 24, 25, and 28 August; clouds inhibited observations on other read all
Wed, 22 Aug 2007, 07:40
Pavlov continues to emit a viscous lava flow shedding avalanches of incandescent blocks. Explosive activity is minimal. ... read all
 

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