Volcano Augustine Blows It’s Top

North America has another volcano that is spewing lava and ash, this time it’s in Alaska.

Current Level of Concern Color Code: RED The explosive eruption that began at 7:58 A.M. AST (16:58 UTC) ended at approximately 8:03 A.M. AST (17:03 UTC). We remain at level of concern color code RED. Based on seismicity, preliminary estimates indicate that this event is at least as energetic as the events of last week.

Alaska Volcano Observatory – Augustine – Eruption Page