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Oblique aerial view of Mount St. Helens as viewed from the northwest. Skamania County, Washington. 1980.


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Album caption: Oblique aerial view of Mount St. Helens as viewed from the northwest at about 1826:30 PDT on July 22, 1980, about 13 seconds after the view shown in figure 5 (photo no. 13). Note that a vertical column is forming rapidly. Highest point on the eruption cloud is about 4,100 m above the highest point on the rim of the amphitheater. Skamania County, Washington. (Photo by J.W. Vallance; similar to MSH-July 22, 1980 no. 25ct) Published as figure 5 in U.S. Geological Survey. Professional paper 1335. 1986. Index card unavailable.


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U.S. Geological Survey
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Vallance, James W.

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