Alaska Volcano Observatory
Gilbert reported activity
EVENT SPECIFIC INFORMATION
Event Name : Gilbert 1828
|Start:|| 1828 ||Observed|
|Fumarolic or hydrothermal activity: ||
|Eruption Type:||Not an eruption.|
Grewingk (1850) reports that Postels and Veniaminov reported hot springs on the northern part of Akun Island (Mt. Gilbert is also on the northern part of Akun Island) but that no volcanic phenomena were observed until Postels reported periodic smoke columns in 1828.
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