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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: ONGOING ERUPTION.

Tuesday Sep 25, 2018 17:00 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAK21 at 16:56 UTC, 25/09/18 from PAWU
VAAAK1
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20180925/1655Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: VENIAMINOF 312070

PSN: N5610 E15923

AREA: ALASKA PENINSULA

SUMMIT ELEV: 8225 FT [2507 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/001

INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI/GOES/POES/PILOT REPORT.

AVIATION COLOR CODE: RED

ERUPTION DETAILS: ONGOING ERUPTION.

OBS VA DTG: 25/1655Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5610 W15946 - N5629 W15915 - N5616 W15850
- N5558 W15924 - N5610 W15946 MOV NE 15KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/2255Z SFC/FL150 N5618 W15933 - N5655 W15834
- N5638 W15803 - N5604 W15912 - N5618 W15933 - N5618 W15933.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 26/0455Z NO VA EXP.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 26/1055Z NO VA EXP.

RMK:

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180925/2255Z

CML/PD SEP 2018 AAWU

Previous news
Saturday, Dec 12, 2015
The Alaska Volcano Observatory lowered the volcano's alert status back to normal/green: ... [more]
Friday, Oct 16, 2015
AVO reported that "slightly elevated levels of seismicity continued to be detected at Veniaminof during 7-13 October. Minor steam emissions were recorded by the webcam on 7 October. The Aviation Color Code remained at Yellow and the Volcano Alert Level remained at Advisory." [more]

Friday, Oct 02, 2015
Over the past day, seismicity at Veniaminof has increased and is ongoing in the form of volcanic tremor, the Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) reported. ... [more]
Thursday, Jul 10, 2014
Signs of volcanic activity have been absent for a while and the Due to the recent decrease in seismic activity and absence of detectable volcanic activity, the Alaska Volcano Observatory (AVO) lowered the alert level back to normal: ... [more]
Wednesday, Feb 26, 2014
Seismicity at the volcano remains slightly above background. No other unusual activity has been seen recently. [more]

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