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Makushin reported activity

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Event Name : Makushin 1995/1

Start:January 30, 1995 ± 1 HoursObserved
Stop:January 30, 1995 ± 1 HoursObserved

Tephra plume: BibCard
Central eruption: BibCard BibCard
Phreatic: BibCard BibCard
Eruption Type:Explosive
MaxVEI: 1 BibCard
ColHeight: 2400 m BibCard

Description: From McGimsey and Neal (1996): "On 12:46 pm AST on Monday, January 30, 1995, USCG C-130 pilots reported a small steam and ash cloud from Makushin Volcano. The cloud rose to about 2400 m (8000 ft) and was carried northeast from the volcano, prompting NWS to issue a SIGMET that ran until 5 pm AST. Over the next hour, several pilots reported seeing a dispersing light brown ash plume at Makushin. All activity subsided shortly thereafter as confirmed by a satellite image recorded at 1:45 pm AST, which showed no sign of the eruption."

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