Kasatochi volcano as seen from 17,000 feet ASL.

Kasatochi volcano as seen from 17,000 feet ASL....

Detailed Description

Kasatochi Island, like Gareloi, Bogoslof, and several other volcanoes in the western Aleutian arc, represents the emergent summit of a predominantly submarine volcano. The island consists of a single, undissected cone with a central lake-filled crater about 0.75 km in diameter. A maximum height of 314 m is on the southern crater rim; elevation of the lake is less than about 60 m.

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