Alaska Volcano Observatory
Pavlof reported activity
EVENT SPECIFIC INFORMATION
Event Name : Pavlof 1817
|Start:|| 1817 ||Observed|
|MaxVEI: ||2 ||
Jacob and Hauksson (1983) report normal explosions and lapilli falls from Pavlof in 1817. Sapper (1917) reports that Medwinikowsky [Dutton] was smoking in 1817, and expresses some confusion about Medwinikowsky vs. Pavlof. Sapper then reports that Kotzebue said that an eruption several years earlier threw out nut-sized basaltic bombs.
Page modified: March 30, 2017 14:36
Contact Information: AVO Web Team
This website is supported by the U.S. Geological Survey under Cooperative Agreement Grant G19AC00060 and G19AC00171.
Mention of trade names or commercial products does not constitute their endorsement by the U.S. Geological Survey.