Printer friendly versionALASKA VOLCANO OBSERVATORY
CURRENT STATUS REPORT
Monday, May 9, 2005 3:50 PM AKDT (23:50 UTC)
ALASKA VOLCANOES WITH ELEVATED COLOR CODES:
MOUNT SPURR VOLCANO
61°18'N 152°15'W, Summit Elevation 11,070 ft. (3,374 m)
Current Level of Concern Color Code: YELLOW
The level of seismic activity remains above background. A small steam plume was observed in web camera images today. A pilot report estimated the maximum steam plume height at 200-300 feet (60-100m) above the summit crater early this morning. No activity was observed in satellite images. There are no indications that an eruption is imminent.
VOLCANO INFORMATION ON THE INTERNET: http://www.avo.alaska.edu
RECORDING ON THE STATUS OF ALASKA'S VOLCANOES (907) 786-7478
Tom Murray, Scientist-in-Charge, USGS
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John Eichelberger, Coordinating Scientist, UAF-GI
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The Alaska Volcano Observatory is a cooperative program of the U.S. Geological Survey, the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute, and the Alaska Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys.