Sunday, January 15, 2006

Augustine Volcano (Alaska)

New eruptions have occurred at Augustine volcano in Alaska. Small explosions were registered on 13th January at 0355 hr AST, 0847, and 1122. An ash cloud reached 30,000 ft elevation. Seismic recording suggested lahars and pyroclastic flows were generated by th eruption. The colour alert level has been raised from orange to red.
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