Volcano Name:Makushin Smithsonian Inst ID (SI_VNUM): 311310
Alternate Name:
Aigagin
Ajagin
Ajagisch
Ayagsh
Lower Glacier Valley
Makouchine
Makushin Valley
Ognedieshutshai Gora
Pakushin
Point Kadin
Sugarloaf
Unnamed
Upper Glacier Valley
Wesselow
Volcano Type:Stratovolcano(es)
Latitude: 53.8908333300
Longitude: -166.9227778000
Region:Alaska Sub Region:Aleutian Islands
Date Entered:02/05/2012
 
Eruption Details
Eruption Start Date:-3650 Date Error:1000
Eruption End Date: Dating Technique:Tephrochronology
Eruption Date Quality:Medium quality Preferred Date:Y
Bulk DRE Volume (km3): >= 0.040 (Assumed)
Bulk deposit volume (km3): >= 0.100 (Assumed)
Magnitude : >= 4.000 (Assumed)
Maximum VEI : >= 4.000 (Assumed)
Magma: Basalt-Andesite
Calculated Density:
Rock Classification:
Basalt
Andesite
Eruption Start Date:-6859 Date Error:284
Eruption End Date: Dating Technique:Radiocarbon (corrected)
Eruption Date Quality:Medium quality Preferred Date:Y
C14 Date: 7950 C14 Date Error: 90
Bulk DRE Volume (km3): 3.000 (Calculated)
Bulk deposit volume (km3): 7.500 (Literature)
Magnitude : 6.000 (Literature)
Maximum VEI : 5.000 (Literature)
Magma: Andesite
Calculated Density:
Rock Classification:
Andesite

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