Latest Volcanic activity of Mount St. Helens Stories

2004-11-28 11:19:08

MOUNT St. HELENS (AP) -- A 3.1-magnitude earthquake shook the crater at Mount St. Helens on Saturday, the strongest quake at the volcano since mid-October. U.S. Geological Survey scientists said they did not believe a major eruption was imminent - just a continuation of the minor ash and steam eruptions that have been occurring since the mountain reawakened this fall. Saturday's earthquake appeared to be a larger version of the small earthquakes scientists have registered about once a...

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