Last Known Eruption
39d 12h 16m ago

Latest Eruptions

Eruption DurationInterval
12 Oct 2018 @ 13181d 23h 29m
10 Oct 2018 @ 134935m
10 Oct 2018 @ 13143d 18h 52m
06 Oct 2018 @ 182236m
06 Oct 2018 @ 17462d 5h 46m
04 Oct 2018 @ 1200 ie3d 22h 31m
30 Sep 2018 @ 13291d 20h 7m
28 Sep 2018 @ 17221d 5h 20m
27 Sep 2018 @ 120239m
27 Sep 2018 @ 112341m
27 Sep 2018 @ 104245m
27 Sep 2018 @ 095721h 0m
26 Sep 2018 @ 12571d 21h 34m
24 Sep 2018 @ 15233h 3m
24 Sep 2018 @ 12203d 22h 57m
20 Sep 2018 @ 132340m
20 Sep 2018 @ 124341m
20 Sep 2018 @ 120239m
20 Sep 2018 @ 112336m
20 Sep 2018 @ 104715h 5m
19 Sep 2018 @ 19421d 4h 17m
18 Sep 2018 @ 15252h 47m
18 Sep 2018 @ 123840m
18 Sep 2018 @ 115840m
18 Sep 2018 @ 11183d 16h 6m
14 Sep 2018 @ 191243m
14 Sep 2018 @ 182935m
14 Sep 2018 @ 175437m
14 Sep 2018 @ 171738m
14 Sep 2018 @ 163939m
14 Sep 2018 @ 16002d 1h 49m
12 Sep 2018 @ 141137m
12 Sep 2018 @ 133430m
12 Sep 2018 @ 13041h 7m
12 Sep 2018 @ 115736m
12 Sep 2018 @ 112137m
12 Sep 2018 @ 104433m
12 Sep 2018 @ 1011 ie2d 22h 25m
09 Sep 2018 @ 114630m
09 Sep 2018 @ 111644m
09 Sep 2018 @ 103239m
09 Sep 2018 @ 09532d 1h 31m
07 Sep 2018 @ 082214h 52m
06 Sep 2018 @ 17301d 4h 31m
05 Sep 2018 @ 12591d 52m
04 Sep 2018 @ 120710d 58m
25 Aug 2018 @ 110918m
25 Aug 2018 @ 105110m
25 Aug 2018 @ 104140m
25 Aug 2018 @ 100137m
25 Aug 2018 @ 092438m
25 Aug 2018 @ 084643m
25 Aug 2018 @ 08031h 21m
25 Aug 2018 @ 064219h 45m
24 Aug 2018 @ 105738m
24 Aug 2018 @ 101932m
24 Aug 2018 @ 094736m
24 Aug 2018 @ 091122h 45m
23 Aug 2018 @ 102637m
23 Aug 2018 @ 094940m
23 Aug 2018 @ 090936m
23 Aug 2018 @ 08337d 17h 18m
15 Aug 2018 @ 15155d 19h 54m
09 Aug 2018 @ 19210.5-0.75m50m
09 Aug 2018 @ 1831<1m44m
09 Aug 2018 @ 1747~0.75m 45m
09 Aug 2018 @ 1702~40s 45m
09 Aug 2018 @ 1617<1m41m
09 Aug 2018 @ 1536~30-40s44m
09 Aug 2018 @ 1452~40s 47m
09 Aug 2018 @ 1405<1m45m
09 Aug 2018 @ 1320<1m45m
09 Aug 2018 @ 1235<1m42m
09 Aug 2018 @ 1153<1m 46m
09 Aug 2018 @ 1107<1m 2d 1h 0m
07 Aug 2018 @ 1007~1m 49m
07 Aug 2018 @ 0918~1m 49m
07 Aug 2018 @ 0829~1m 1d 21h 29m
05 Aug 2018 @ 1100~1m 57m
05 Aug 2018 @ 10031m 15h 38m
04 Aug 2018 @ 1825<0.5m49m
04 Aug 2018 @ 1736~0.5m 53m
04 Aug 2018 @ 1643<1m 23d 9h 5m
12 Jul 2018 @ 073819h 27m
11 Jul 2018 @ 121132m
11 Jul 2018 @ 11391h 32m
11 Jul 2018 @ 100758m
11 Jul 2018 @ 09092d 22h 43m
08 Jul 2018 @ 10261d 14h 42m
06 Jul 2018 @ 1944 ns6d 2h 19m
30 Jun 2018 @ 17252d 5h 16m
28 Jun 2018 @ 120926m
28 Jun 2018 @ 11435h 12m
28 Jun 2018 @ 063120h 11m
27 Jun 2018 @ 102022h 44m
26 Jun 2018 @ 11361d 20h 31m
24 Jun 2018 @ 150539m
24 Jun 2018 @ 14264h 7m
24 Jun 2018 @ 101952m
24 Jun 2018 @ 09271d 15h 47m

Interval Statistics

Interval Count100
Min10m
Max23d 9h 5m
Mean1d 2h 50m
Median49m

Latest Notes

Note IDStart Time (US/Mountain)End Time (US/Mountain)EntrantNote
8668 13 Jun 2018 @ 1542 --- JSJ Low spouting from 1542 to 1547 (very low at 1544 to 1547). Already off at 1550.
8667 13 Jun 2018 @ 1453 --- JSJ Standing water in Kaleidoscope Geyser's basin.
4198 03 Jun 2017 @ 1117 03 Jun 2017 @ 1522 JSJ No eruptions - basin quiet and empty.
3481 12 Aug 2016 @ 1327 12 Aug 2016 @ 1441 JSJ Kaleidoscope Geyser's basin was water-filled and vent was roiling/very low spouting at 1327. Low spouting done at 1329. Basin empty of water at 1340. Visible water in basin at 1346 to 1356. Basin nearly water-filled at 1401. Water level lower at 1411. Water just barely visible at 1424 to 1441.
2032 06 Aug 2015 @ 1100 06 Aug 2015 @ 1900 JSJ No Kaleidoscope Geyser eruptions observed.
1076 01 Sep 2003 @ 1640 01 Sep 2003 @ 1945 Dave W Erupted while I was at the Fountain group sometime between 1640 and 1945, but I failed to record the eruption time.
7584 30 Jan 1989 @ 0000 30 Jan 1989 @ 2359 JSJ "Since 1-26-89, Kaleidoscope dormant".
7579 26 Jan 1989 @ 0000 26 Jan 1989 @ 2359 JSJ Kaleidoscope active today.
7821 17 Jul 1988 @ 1200 --- JSJ Kaleidoscope Geyser had one series of eruptions this day. Phil Landis recorded 9 eruptions (no start times given) with intervals of 4m25s, 3m11s, 12m16s, 2m15s, 2m06s, 2m03s, 1m12s, and 26m02s. The last eruption was 2m10s in duration, reaching 2 to 20 inches high. The 2nd-to-last eruption was 25m10s in duration, reaching 1 to 3 feet high. One of the earlier eruptions was measured at 45 feet high.
7565 25 May 1988 @ 0945 25 May 1988 @ 1200 JSJ Kaleidoscope Geyser dormant.
559 24 Jul 1976 @ 0000 24 Jul 1976 @ 2359 BoekelUpload active
558 21 Jul 1976 @ 1200 21 Jul 1976 @ 2359 BoekelUpload active in pm
7548 17 Apr 1976 @ 0000 17 Apr 1976 @ 2359 JSJ Kaleidoscope Geyser drained down to about 18 inches with a good amount of sediment washed to shallow part of crater pool area from Drain to the north.
161 31 Jul 1970 @ 0000 31 Jul 1970 @ 2359 BoekelUpload active! no debris 3 normal no algae
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09 Aug 2018 @ 1153 JSJ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mJUiKDK5J7U First clip of this video shows Kaleidoscope Geyser's 11:53 to 11:54 AM eruption on 9 August 2018. The rest of the video shows other Kaleidoscope eruptions this day.
11 Sep 2013 @ 1446 JSJ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P7__NXmr9qw Video by Bruce Jensen of Kaleidoscope Geyser's 1446 eruption on 11 September 2013.
11 Sep 2013 @ 1446 JSJ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wYZLVHKtRiQ Video by Micah Kipple of Kaleidoscope Geyser's 1446 eruption on 11 September 2013.
08 Jul 2015 @ 1726 JSJ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=krUXNRldhYc#t=2m44s Clip 5 of this video compilation (time stamp 2:44 to the end) shows Kaleidoscope Geyser's 5:26 PM eruption on 8 July 2015.
08 Jul 2015 @ 1647 JSJ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=krUXNRldhYc#t=2m02s Clip 4 of this video compilation (time stamp 2:02 to 2:43) shows Kaleidoscope Geyser's 4:47 PM eruption on 8 July 2015.
08 Jul 2015 @ 1612 JSJ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=krUXNRldhYc#t=0m53s Clip 3 of this video compilation (time stamp 0:53 to 2:01) shows Kaleidoscope Geyser's 4:12 to 4:13 PM eruption on 8 July 2015.
08 Jul 2015 @ 1538 JSJ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=krUXNRldhYc#t=0m17s Clip 2 of this video compilation (time stamp 0:17 to 0:52) shows Kaleidoscope Geyser's 3:38 to 3:39 PM eruption on 8 July 2015.
08 Jul 2015 @ 1509 JSJ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=krUXNRldhYc Clip 1 of this video compilation (beginning to time stamp 0:16) shows Kaleidoscope Geyser's 3:09 to 3:10 PM eruption on 8 July 2015.
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