ALASKA VOLCANO OBSERVATORY DAILY UPDATE
U.S. Geological Survey
Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 11:40 AM AKDT (Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 19:40 UTC)
54°45'19" N 163°58'16" W,
Summit Elevation 9373 ft (2857 m)
Current Volcano Alert Level: WATCH
Current Aviation Color Code: ORANGE
Nothing observed in mostly cloudy satellite images over the past 24 hours. Occasional web camera views of the volcano showed a persistent steam plume emanating from the summit. Continuous seismic tremor is being detected by the local seismic network. Low-level eruptive activity confined to the summit crater is likely ongoing.
OTHER ALASKA VOLCANOES
Other Alaska volcanoes show no signs of significant unrest: http://www.avo.alaska.edu/activity/
AVO scientists conduct daily checks of earthquake activity at all seismically-monitored volcanoes, examine web camera and satellite images for evidence of airborne ash and elevated surface temperatures, and consult other monitoring data as needed.
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Michelle Coombs, Acting Scientist-in-Charge, USGS
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Jeff Freymueller, Coordinating Scientist, UAFGI
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