Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
12-30 Aug 2019: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
13-29 Aug 2019: Volcanoes of Java - Java (Indonesia)
14-17 Aug 2019: Krakatau Volcano Special - Krakatau volcano (Indonesia)
1-19 Sep 2019: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
3-18 Sep 2019: From Krakatau to Bali - Java (Indonesia)
21-28 Sep 2019: Pearl of the Aegean - Santorini - Santorini Island (Greece)
11-25 Oct 2019: Volcanoes of Italy - the Grand Tour - Gulf of Naples, Eolian Islands + Etna (Italy)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
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 webcams / live data | Reports
Veniaminof volcano books
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
Last earthquakes nearby
Latest satellite images
 

Veniaminof volcano news & activity updates:

Veniaminof volcano (Alaska Peninsula, USA) activity update

Friday Sep 06, 2013 12:53 PM | BY: T

Current seismic recording from Veniaminof (VNHG station, AVO)
Current seismic recording from Veniaminof (VNHG station, AVO)
Activity has decreased compared to the strong episode between 30 August and 2 September. Continuous seismic tremor suggests that lava effusion, accompanied by minor ash emission, continues.
Previous news
Brief clear view of Veniaminof with visible plume last night (Perryville webcam, FAA)
Tuesday, Sep 03, 2013
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). [more]
Current seismic recording from Veniaminof (VNHG station, AVO)
Monday, Sep 02, 2013
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. ... [more]
Ash plume rising from Veniaminof earlier today (Perryville webcam, FAA)
Saturday, Aug 31, 2013
A strong eruptive phase (paroxysm) with lava fountains and associated ash emissions reaching 15-20,000 ft (4.5-6 km) altitude occurred yesterday. ... [more]
Current seismic recording from Veniaminof (VNHG station, AVO)
Friday, Aug 30, 2013
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. ... [more]
MODIS hot spot at Veniaminof volcano (past 7 days, Univ. Hawai'i)
Friday, Aug 16, 2013
The eruption continues with lava effusion from the intracaldera cone, accompanied by strong tremor, AVO reports. [more]

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.
Home | Travel | Destinations | Volcanoes | Photos | Earthquakes | About | Glossary | News | Contact | Privacy | Imprint || Français | Deutsch
Follow us: