Alaska Volcano Observatory
Okmok reported activity
EVENT SPECIFIC INFORMATION
Event Name : Okmok 2000 yBPThis is a questionable event.
|Start: 2000 || Years BP Tephrochronology || |
|Debris-avalanche, volcanic avalanche, or landslide: ||
|Eruption Type:||Not an eruption.|
From Beget and others (2005): "A debris avalanche deposit up to 10 meters thick overlies the 2,000-year-old pyroclastic flow surface on the southeast flank of Okmok Volcano. This debris avalanche originated on Tulik Volcano, covers 20 square kilometers, and the resulting deposit can be traced more than 6 kilometers down slope to the shore of the Pacific Ocean."
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