Guest Videos: Veniaminof Volcano in Alaska


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Credit later corrected to A. Eckert and Captain J. Timmreck)


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Credit later amended to note that video was captured by A. Eckert


Here’s what it looks like from space:


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And this is what Veniaminof looked like (from a distant town) when it erupted in 2013, per the National Weather Service:



More information:

Alaska Volcano Observatory:

Wikipedia page

Global Volcanism Program page


Featured image: Cyrus Read/Alaska Volcano Observatory/US Geological Survey http://www.avo.alaska.edu/images/image.php?id=128211


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