Printer friendly versionALASKA VOLCANO OBSERVATORY
CURRENT STATUS REPORT
Friday, September 16, 2005 3:10 PM AKDT (23:10 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. Clouds obscured the volcano in satellite and web camera views today. 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
The volcano was visible at times today in satellite and web camera views, and there were no ash emissions or elevated surface temperatures detected. Seismic data has also been very quiet with no signals associated with ash emissions.
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.