Printer friendly versionALASKA VOLCANO OBSERVATORY
CURRENT STATUS REPORT
Tuesday, September 20, 2005 3:25 PM AKDT (23:25 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 at Mt. Spurr volcano remains above background. Minor steaming at the summit was observed with the web camera this morning. Such activity is likely related to changing weather conditions and not related to any significant change in the volcano. There are no indications that conditions at the volcano are changing or that an eruption is imminent.
56.2°W 159.39°N, Summit Elevation 8,225 ft. (2,507 m)
Current level of Concern Color Code: YELLOW
Partly cloudy satellite and mostly cloudy webcam views show nothing unsual today. No significant events were noted in seismic data.
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.