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Veniaminof volcano
Stratovolcano 2507 m / 8,225 ft
Alaska Peninsula, USA, 56.17°N / -159.38°W
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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Veniaminof volcano eruptions:
1750 (?), 1830-38(?), 1838-39, 1874, 1892, 1930, 1939, 1939, 1944, 1956, 1983-84, 1984, 1987, 1993-94, 1995(?), 2002, 2004, 2006 (March)
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Veniaminof volcano news & activity updates:

Veniaminof volcano (Alaska Peninsula, USA) activity update

Monday Jun 17, 2013 14:51 PM | BY: T

The eruption continues at low levels. Recent satellite images show very high elevated surface temperatures at the intracaldera cinder cone consistent with continued effusion of lava. No plumes have been observed in satellite images nor reported by pilots or local observers. (AVO)
Previous news
Photo of Veniaminof on 13 June, taken from Port Moller by Bob Murphy (via AVO)
Saturday, Jun 15, 2013
The volcano began erupting on Thursday morning, June 13, following several days of increasing seismicity, AVO reported. The official Color Code/Alert Level was raised to ORANGE/WATCH. ... [more]
Thursday, Jun 13, 2013
The Alaska Volcano Observatory raised the volcano alert level from Yellow to Orange. Elevated surface temperatures observed in satellite images this morning at 13:25 UTC (05:25 AKDT) indicate that an eruption at the intracaldera cone is likely underway. ... [more]
Current webcam view of Veniaminof (AVO)
Wednesday, Jun 12, 2013
Seismic tremor continued to slowly but steadily increase yesterday, then dropped temporarily and has been increasing again today. AVO reports an intermittent, low-level steam plume issuing from the central cone within the caldera. No elevated surface temperature were visible in satellite images. No other activity was confirmed by AVO. [more]
Weak ash plume from Veniaminof (FAA webcam, annotated by Blog Culture Volcan)
Tuesday, Jun 11, 2013
A weak eruptive activity has started from the volcano. Since last night, weak ash emissions have appeared from the central cone of the caldera of the volcano. ... [more]
Monday, Jun 10, 2013
AVO reports continuing seismic tremor and the observation of a steam plume from the volcano, but no other activity has been noted. [more]

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