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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

Fri, 30 Aug 2013, 09:48
09:48 AM | BY: T
Current seismic recording from Veniaminof (VNHG station, AVO)
Current seismic recording from Veniaminof (VNHG station, AVO)
The eruption at the intracaldera cone of Veniaminof Volcano continues. The seismicity over the past 24 hours has been characterized by discreet episodic bursts of tremor, likely associated with lava effusion and minor ash emission.
Satellite images of the volcano over the past 24 hours have shown prominent thermal signals at the intracaldera cone, although views of the volcano have been infrequent due to cloud cover. (AVO daily update)
Previous news
Fri, 16 Aug 2013, 15:11
MODIS hot spot at Veniaminof volcano (past 7 days, Univ. Hawai'i)
The eruption continues with lava effusion from the intracaldera cone, accompanied by strong tremor, AVO reports. ... read all
Tue, 13 Aug 2013, 14:55
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. ... read all
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

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