Alaska Volcano Observatory
Great Sitkin reported activity
EVENT SPECIFIC INFORMATION
Event Name : Great Sitkin 1792/5
|Start:||May 26, 1792 ± 5 Days||Observed|
|"Fire", "Glowing", or incandescence: ||
Grewingk (1850, translated 2003 by Fritz Jaensch) reports that in 1792 Sarychev said Great Sitkin was "belching fire until the end of May." The English translation of Sarychev makes no mention of this date or Great Sitkin.
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