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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) 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.

Pavlof volcano news & activity updates:

Pavlof volcano (Alaska, USA): weekly volcanic activity report 23 October - 29 October 2019

Thu, 31 Oct 2019, 09:06
09:06 AM | BY: MARTIN
Pavlof volcano visible from satellite Sentinel on 29 October (image: Sentinel)
Pavlof volcano visible from satellite Sentinel on 29 October (image: Sentinel)
AVO reported that after a small explosion at Pavlof was recorded on 19 October and before 25 October clear satellite and webcam views did not show any deposits associated with the event. Weakly elevated surface temperatures and a small steam plume were occasionally visible.
No other activity was detected during 26-29 October. The Aviation Color Code remained at Yellow and the Volcano Alert Level remained at Advisory.
Source: Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 23 October-29 October 2019
Previous news
Thu, 24 Oct 2019, 14:51
Clouds obscured satellite views of the volcano (image: AVO)
On 19 October small explosion signals at Pavlof were detected by the infrasound network located at Sand Point and on the local seismic network, prompting AVO to raise the Aviation Color Code to Yellow and the Volcano Alert Level to Advisory. ... read all
Sun, 20 Oct 2019, 06:58
The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) recorded small explosion signals from the volcano via its infrasound network located at Sand Point and on the local seismic network yesterday. read all
Thu, 13 Jun 2019, 05:51
The elevated seismic activity observed in mid May has again declined to background levels. TRhe Alaska Volcano Observatory lowered the Aviation Color Code and Alert Level to GREEN/NORMAL. ... read all
Wed, 15 May 2019, 23:26
Low-level seismic tremor and increased steaming has been observed; Pavlof is notorious for not giving much warning before erupting so AVO has raised the alert as a new eruption may start at any time. ... read all
Wed, 30 Aug 2017, 23:42
Since mid June, 2017, unrest at the volcano has gradually declined to levels considered as normal background or normal. ... read all

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