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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:

Pavlof volcano (Alaska, USA) activity update: alert level increased to advisory

Sunday Dec 29, 2019 15:10 PM | BY: MARTIN

Pavlof volcano visible from space captured by satellite on 28 December (image: Sentinel 2)
Pavlof volcano visible from space captured by satellite on 28 December (image: Sentinel 2)
The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) reported that seismic activity has increased at the volcano over the past days. The seismic activity represents an increase from background levels.
No eruptive activity or emissions from the summit have been observed.
The Aviation Color Code and Alert Level have changed to Yellow/Advisory. This does not mean that an eruption is likely or imminent. Past eruptions of Pavlof occurred with little or no warning.
Source: Alaska Volcano Observatory volcano activity update 28 December 2019
Previous news
Thursday, Nov 07, 2019
The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) lowered the alert level back to GREEN/NORMAL. ... [more]
Pavlof volcano visible from satellite Sentinel on 29 October (image: Sentinel)
Thursday, Oct 31, 2019
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. ... [more]
Clouds obscured satellite views of the volcano (image: AVO)
Thursday, Oct 24, 2019
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. ... [more]
Sunday, Oct 20, 2019
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. ... [more]
Thursday, Jun 13, 2019
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. [more]

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