AVO Logo
Site Map | FAQ |
Alaska Volcano Observatory
About Alaska's Volcanoes | Hazards from Alaska's Volcanoes | Map & Alphabetical List | Interactive Map | Eruption Search | Volcano Search 
You are here: Home > Volcano Information

Akutan reported activity

AKUTAN LINKS

SAMPLES

Webicorders

Webcams
EVENT SPECIFIC INFORMATION

Event Name : Akutan 1931/5

Start:May 1931 Observed
Stop:August 11, 1931 Observed

"Smoke": BibCard
Tephrafall: BibCard BibCard
Central eruption: BibCard BibCard
Eruption Type:Explosive
MaxVEI: 2 BibCard

Description: Finch (1935) reports that on August 11, 1931: "One vent in the cone emitted dark smoke or ash along with a rumble." He also reports that smoke was observed in May 1931.

Jaggar (1931) reports that on August 11, 1931 a rumbling was heard, and on July 24, 1931, an ascent of Akutan showed the crater was hot, with steam.

Contact AVO Privacy Accessibility Information Quality FOIA
URL: avo.alaska.edu/volcanoes/activity.php
Page modified: March 30, 2017 14:36
Contact Information: AVO Web Team

twitter @alaska_avo
facebook alaska.avo
email Receive volcano updates by email: USGS VNS