Lassen Peak (California, USA)

Lassen Peak, Cascade Volcanic Arc, North California

Volcano: Lassen Peak (see Lassen Peak at the Smithsonian Institution website in a new tab)
Type: Volcanic Plume
Description: Lassen Peak, also known as Mount Lassen, is the southernmost in the chain of eighteen large volcanic peaks that stretch from southwestern British Columbia to northern California. The "Great Explosion" eruption column of May 22, 1915 was seen as far as 240 km away.

Point of contact for this site:
Michael Doukas, xx (United States Geological Survey)

Number of measurements: 2
Measurement date (d/m/y) Added by Added on
Lassen Peak_1108199811/8/1998 Emanuela Bagnato Dec. 5, 2016
Lassen Peak_1909200019/9/2000 Emanuela Bagnato Dec. 5, 2016

Bibliographic references for this site

Gerlach,M., McGee, K.A., Doukas, M.P., 2008,Emission Rates of CO2, SO2, and H2S, Scrubbing, and Preeruption Excess Volatiles at Mount St. Helens, 2004–2006., Edited by David R. Sherrod, William E. Scott, and Peter H. Stauffer; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper , vol.xx, pp. 543-571

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