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Shishaldin reported activity

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Event Name : Shishaldin 1953/10

Start:October 3, 1953 ± 4 DaysObserved

Steam: BibCard
Tephra plume: BibCard
Eruption Type:Explosive
MaxVEI: 2 BibCard

Description: Snyder (1954): "On March 2 [1953] Richard McDonald, U.S. Geological Survey seismologist stationed at Adak, rode a Navy plane from Kodiak to Adak and back. He reported steam rising from Pavlof, Shishaldin, Makushin, and a small cone within Okmok Caldera on this day." Powers (1953; 1958) reports an ash eruption at Shishaldin in October, 1953.

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