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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) 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

Veniaminof volcano news & activity updates:

Veniaminof volcano (Alaska Peninsula, USA) activity update

Mon, 5 Aug 2013, 15:47
15:47 PM | BY: T
Seismic activity continues to decline, but remains above background levels. Clouds have obscured observations of the volcano in satellite and web camera images for the past week, so it is unclear whether low-level eruptive is continuing. (AVO daily update)

Previous news

Sat, 3 Aug 2013, 09:36
The eruption has been decreasing during the past days, and looks as if it could soon end. Seismic activity has decreased as well, but still indicates that some activity continues to take place. read all
Fri, 26 Jul 2013, 23:11
From AVO's weekly activity update: ... read all
Wed, 24 Jul 2013, 03:52
Southwest flank of the intracaldera cone at Veniaminof Volcano showing lava flows emplaced during June-July eruptive activity. View is toward the east. (image from 16 July, taken by Chris Waythomas via AVO/USGS)
AVO posted a picture showing the erupting intra-caldera cone emitting a lava flow and producing mild strombolian explosions. ... read all
Wed, 24 Jul 2013, 02:18
AVO reports no changes in activity: continuous low-level volcanic tremor, elevated surface temperatures at the intracaldera cone, visible glow and low-level ash and steam plumes indicate that lava flows continue to be erupted, along with mild strombolian activity. ... read all
Thu, 18 Jul 2013, 11:06
Current seismic recording from Veniaminof (VNHG station, AVO)
AVO reports no significant change in the ongoing eruption during the past days. Nearly continuous low-level volcanic tremor accompanies the effusion of small lava flows and occasional small ash and steam emissions. ... read all

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