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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

Tue, 3 Sep 2013, 09:45
09:45 AM | BY: T
Brief clear view of Veniaminof with visible plume last night (Perryville webcam, FAA)
Brief clear view of Veniaminof with visible plume last night (Perryville webcam, FAA)
Eruptive activity remains elevated. Strong continuous tremor suggests ongoing lava fountaining associated with lava flows and ash emissions. A plume of ash was reported to drift eastward at an altitude of 15,000 ft (4.5 km).
Previous news
Mon, 2 Sep 2013, 16:07
Current seismic recording from Veniaminof (VNHG station, AVO)
Another phase of strong tremor started last night, probably corresponding to a second paroxysm with lava fountains and ash emissions. Bad weather conditions have been preventing direct observations. read all
Sat, 31 Aug 2013, 10:35
Ash plume rising from Veniaminof earlier today (Perryville webcam, FAA)
A strong eruptive phase (paroxysm) with lava fountains and associated ash emissions reaching 15-20,000 ft (4.5-6 km) altitude occurred yesterday. ... read all
Fri, 30 Aug 2013, 09:48
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. read all
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
 

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