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Pavlof reported activity





Event Name : Pavlof 1960

Start: 1960 ± 1 YearsObserved
Stop:June 1963 ± 3 MonthsObserved

Lava flow: BibCard
Tephrafall: BibCard BibCard
Minor explosive eruption: BibCard
Eruption Type:Explosive
MaxVEI: 2 BibCard

Description: Coats (1964) writes about Pavlof: "Reported as quite active for about a year. Probably Strombolian phase." (July 1962-June 1963).

Jacob and Hauksson (1983) report that this eruption began around 1960 and continued until sometime in 1963, and consisted of mild ash eruptions and lava flows.

Dr. Kenneth Morin took photographs of ash and steam erupting from Pavlof on May 28, 1960. These images are viewable on the World Wide Web at: http://www.avo.alaska.edu/volcanoes/volcact.php?volcname=Pavlof&page=images&eruptionid=210 .

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