Shishaldin Volcano at sunset.
Picture Date: August 15, 2008
Type: Stratovolcano (a vent in the surface of the Earth through which magma and associated gases and ash erupt; also, the form or structure (usually conical) that's produced by the ejected material)
Most Recent Activity: February 17, 2004
Seismically Monitored: Yes
Distance: 674 mi SSW (1084 km) from Anchorage
Elevation: 9373 ft (2857 m)
Latitude: 54.7554° N
Longitude: 163.9711° W
Quadrangle: False Pass Unimak
Image Creator: Read, Cyrus;
Image courtesy of AVO/USGS.
Coordinates for Google Maps & Google Earth: 54.7554° N 163.9711° W (cut & paste into either one)
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