Printer friendly versionALASKA VOLCANO OBSERVATORY
CURRENT STATUS REPORT
Saturday, September 10, 2005 3:30PM AKDT (23:30 UTC)
ALASKA VOLCANOES WITH ELEVATED COLOR CODES:
MOUNT SPURR VOLCANO (CAVW#1103-04)
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 at Mt. Spurr volcano remains above background. The volcano has not been visible in satellite and web camera views today. There are no indications that conditions at the volcano are changing or that an eruption is imminent.
VENIAMINOF VOLCANO (CAVW#1102-07)
56.2°W 159.39°N, Summit Elevation 8,225 ft. (2,507 m)
Current level of Concern Color Code: YELLOW
Satellite and webcam views were mostly obscurred today by clouds. A small ash explosion that barely rose above the top of the intracalder cone (2156 m above sea level; 7073 ft) was seen in the web camera data at approximately 8:04 AKDT. Seismic data indicate that several other similar explosions may have occurred.
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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Jon Dehn,Acting 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.