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Amak

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  • United States
  • Aleutian Ridge Volcanic Arc
  • Composite | Stratovolcano
  • 1796 CE
  • Country
  • Volcanic Province
  • Landform | Volc Type
  • Last Known Eruption
  • 55.4184°N
  • 163.1472°W

  • 547 m
    1795 ft

  • 311390
  • Latitude
  • Longitude

  • Summit
    Elevation

  • Volcano
    Number

The Global Volcanism Program has no activity reports available for Amak.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Weekly Reports available for Amak.

The Global Volcanism Program has no Bulletin Reports available for Amak.

This compilation of synonyms and subsidiary features may not be comprehensive. Features are organized into four major categories: Cones, Craters, Domes, and Thermal Features. Synonyms of features appear indented below the primary name. In some cases additional feature type, elevation, or location details are provided.

Eruptive History

There is data available for 3 confirmed Holocene eruptive periods.

1796 Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1796 - Unknown Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Lava flow

1700 - 1710 Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
1700 - 1710 Evidence from Observations: Reported

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Lava flow

2550 BCE ± 500 years Confirmed Eruption  

Episode 1 | Eruption Episode
2550 BCE ± 500 years - Unknown Evidence from Correlation: Tephrochronology

List of 1 Events for Episode 1

Start Date End Date Event Type Event Remarks
   - - - -    - - - - Lava flow
Deformation History

There is no Deformation History data available for Amak.

Emission History

There is no Emissions History data available for Amak.

GVP Map Holdings

Maps are not currently available due to technical issues.

The maps shown below have been scanned from the GVP map archives and include the volcano on this page. Clicking on the small images will load the full 300 dpi map. Very small-scale maps (such as world maps) are not included.

Smithsonian Sample Collections Database

There are no samples for Amak in the Smithsonian's NMNH Department of Mineral Sciences Rock and Ore collection.

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