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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): increased activity

Tue, 13 Aug 2013, 14:55
14:55 PM | BY: T
Steam and ash plume from Veniaminof volcano yesterday (FAA Perryville webcam)
Steam and ash plume from Veniaminof volcano yesterday (FAA Perryville webcam)
Current seismic recording from Veniaminof (VNHG station, AVO)
Current seismic recording from Veniaminof (VNHG station, AVO)
A surge of activity seems to be taking place. Both visual and seismic activity have increased over the past 24 hours. An intermittent steam and ash plume has been observed rising to about 12,000 ft (3.6 km) asl. yesterday drifting into westerly directions.
Previous news
Thu, 8 Aug 2013, 09:31
Seismic activity remains above background levels and is characterized by intermittent bursts of tremor. Clouds obscured observations of the volcano in satellite and web camera images, so it is unclear whether low-level eruptive activity is continuing. (AVO) ... read all
Mon, 5 Aug 2013, 15:47
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) ... read all
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

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