Shishaldin volcano news & activity updates:

Shishaldin volcano (Aleutian Islands, Alaska): resumption of eruptive activity

Mon, 6 Jan 2020, 20:23
20:23 PM | BY: MARTIN
Lava flows from the summit of Shishaldin volcano captured by satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Lava flows from the summit of Shishaldin volcano captured by satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
The Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) recorded an ash plume that reached 20,000 ft - 24,000 ft (6,096 m - 7,300 m) altitude and drifted E-SE.
Seismicity has increased to moderate levels.
The ash cloud is visible in satellite data and extends 15-20 miles beyond the volcano to the southeast. Shishaldin remains at Aviation Color Code ORANGE and Alert Level WATCH.
Source: Alaska Volcano Observatory volcano activity update 3 January 2020

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