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Gareloi reported activity

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Event Name : Gareloi 1996/9

This is a questionable event.

Start:September 27, 1996 Observed

Tephra plume: BibCard
Eruption Type:Explosive
MaxVEI: 1 BibCard
ColHeight: 1500 m BibCard

Description: From the Smithsonian Institution (1996): "On 27 September the Aviation Weather Unit in Alaska received a pilot report of a minor eruption of ash and steam at Gareloi. The plume reportedly rose to 1,500 m altitude but was not visible on infrared satellite imagery suggesting it may have not ascended that high. As late as 5 December AVO had learned of no further sightings of activity at Gareloi."

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