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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: weakly elevated seismic activity

Wednesday Feb 26, 2014 07:48 AM | BY: T

Seismicity at the volcano remains slightly above background. No other unusual activity has been seen recently.
Previous news
Thursday, Jan 02, 2014
Seismic activity of the volcano remains slightly above background, and alert level remains at Yellow. AVO has otherwise no indications of recent volcanic activity. [more]
Current seismic recording from Veniaminof (VNHG station, AVO)
Wednesday, Oct 23, 2013
No new eruptive activity has been observed recently and MODIS satellite data no longer show hot spots. Seismicity remains above background levels, and AVO maintains alert level yellow. [more]
Friday, Oct 18, 2013
AVO has lowered the alert level to yellow, as it appears that no new eruptive activity has occurred during the past days. The eruption is not considered over yet, but might be simply pausing and could resume any time (such as the volcano did before). [more]
Tuesday, Oct 15, 2013
Satellite images from a period of clear weather last night showed that lava effusion has paused. Seismicity remains elevated and is characterized by numerous small discrete events. There is no evidence of ash emissions in seismic or satellite data. (AVO) [more]
MODIS hot spot data for Veniaminof volcano showing the area of the latest lava flows (ModVolc, Univ. Hawaii)
Monday, Oct 14, 2013
Seismicity remains elevated and hot spots remain visible in the caldera on MODIS data. The seismic activity has been gradually declining over the past several days, and no clear views could be obtained from webcam images to see if lava effusion continues. [more]

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