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Location of Redoubt volcano (Image creators: Schaefer, Janet and Cameron, Cheryl;
Location of Redoubt volcano (Image creators: Schaefer, Janet and Cameron, Cheryl;
Sunday, Jan 13, 2013
At 3:45 (local time)an earthquake struck the Cook inlet. The University of Alaska put its location just a few miles from Redoubt volcano, which last erupted explosively in 2009. ... [more]
Sunday, Apr 05, 2009
After about a week of weak activity, Redoubt exploded again on April 4th. Our team member Marco Fulle is on location and reports heavy thunderstorms from below the 15 km tall ash plume. More details and photos will be available soon. [more]
 

Redoubt volcano

stratovolcano 3108 m (10197 ft)
Cook Inlet (SW Alaska), Alaska & Aleutians, 60.49°N / -152.74°W
Current status: dormant (1 out of 5)
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Last update: 13 Jan 2013 (M 4.6 earthquake near the volcano)
Typical eruption style: Explosive
Redoubt volcano eruptions: 1881 (?), 1902, 1903, 1966, 1989, 2009
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Mon, 27 Mar
Mon, 27 Mar 13:29 UTCM 1.9 / 121.5 km36 km- 36km NNE of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska
Mon, 27 Mar 11:53 UTCM 1.7 / 81 km31 km- 30km ESE of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska
Mon, 27 Mar 08:24 UTCM 3.1 / 128 km18 km SOUTHERN ALASKA
Mon, 27 Mar 05:08 UTCM 0.8 / 9.6 km6 km- 6km WNW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska
Mon, 27 Mar 00:47 UTCM 1.7 / 110.8 km18 km- 18km SW of Redoubt Volcano, Alaska
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Large stratovolcano in Alaska ca. 100 mi west of Anchorage. Redoubt last erupted in 1989.

Background:

Redoubt is one of the most active and largest volcanoes in Alaska. It is a steep stratovolcano, measuring about 10 km at its base and rising to an elevation of 3108 m above sea level.
Its flanks are cut by valley created by glacial action. Redoubt has an ice filled summit crater, almost 2 km in diameter, which is breached to the north by Drift Glacier.

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