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

Shishaldin reported activity

SHISHALDIN LINKS

SAMPLES

Webicorders

Webcams
EVENT SPECIFIC INFORMATION

Event Name : Shishaldin 9000 yBP

Start: 9000 Years BP Unknown dating method

Tephrafall: BibCard
Eruption Type:Explosive
Other""

Description: From Beget and others (2002): "Another notable eruption from Shishaldin occurred about 9,000 years ago. This eruption deposited more than 2 meters of pumiceous and scoriaceous tephra near the volcano. Deposits from this eruption are about 3 centimeters thick in Cold Bay, Alaska, about 95 kilometers northeast of the summit vent."

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

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.