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Kiska reported activity



Event Name : Kiska 1907

This is a questionable event.

Start: 1907 Observed

"Smoke": BibCard
Eruption Type:Other
MaxVEI: 2 BibCard

Description: Coats (1950) reported "smoke" was observed over Kiska island in 1907.

Miller and others (1998) summarizes from Coats (1961): "Coats briefly visited Kiska volcano in 1947 and found no evidence of recent ash flows nor any active fumaroles; the youngest lava flows were more heavily vegetated at any given altitude than counterparts on adjacent islands known to have been erupted in the 20th century. The youngest lava flows before 1962 were probably between 100 and several hundred years old. Coats concluded that any events between 1905 and 1947 were at most solfataric."

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