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Plumes of steam, gas, and ash sometimes vent from the top of the Mount St. Helens dome. The plume seen here rose nearly 1000 meters above the volcano's rim. The view is from Harry's Ridge, 8 kilometers north of the volcano.
                                                                           USGS Photo by Lyn Topinka, May 19, 1982

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