St. George volcano
Volcanic field 288 m / 945 ft
Western Alaska, United States, 56.58°N / -169.58°WCurrent status
: (probably) extinct (0 out of 5) | ReportsSt. George volcano books
Typical eruption style
St. George volcano eruptions
: None during the past 10,000 years
Less than few million years ago (Pleistocene)
No recent earthquakes
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St. George Island is comprised of Tertiary to late-Pleistocene cones and lava flows (Lee-Wong, in Wood and Kienle 1990). An eruption was reported NE of St. George in 1815 but "in spite of these assertations any present volcanic activity must be regarded as doubtful" (Barth 1956).
Source: Smithsonian / GVP volcano information
Markus, George and Marco observing the activity. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Finally, we enjoy a very nice evening and dinner in the wonderfully cozy tavern of our friend George. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Marco, George and Markus at the end of an exiting night... (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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