Last Known Eruption
55d 13h 34m ago

Latest Eruptions

Eruption DurationInterval
28 Aug 2019 @ 19541d 4h 44m
27 Aug 2019 @ 151059m
27 Aug 2019 @ 14111d 4h 12m
26 Aug 2019 @ 095914h 16m
25 Aug 2019 @ 19432d 3h 35m
23 Aug 2019 @ 160821h 42m
22 Aug 2019 @ 182655m
22 Aug 2019 @ 173152m
22 Aug 2019 @ 163922h 33m
21 Aug 2019 @ 180628m
21 Aug 2019 @ 17385d 2h 36m
16 Aug 2019 @ 150223h 12m
15 Aug 2019 @ 155030s 20h 36m
14 Aug 2019 @ 191446m
14 Aug 2019 @ 18282h 27m
14 Aug 2019 @ 16014h 28m
14 Aug 2019 @ 11331d 21h 47m
12 Aug 2019 @ 134610m
12 Aug 2019 @ 133611m
12 Aug 2019 @ 132510m
12 Aug 2019 @ 13159m
12 Aug 2019 @ 130612m
12 Aug 2019 @ 125412m
12 Aug 2019 @ 124213m
12 Aug 2019 @ 122924m
12 Aug 2019 @ 1205~11m 25m
12 Aug 2019 @ 114026m
12 Aug 2019 @ 11149m
12 Aug 2019 @ 11059m
12 Aug 2019 @ 10567m
12 Aug 2019 @ 10498m
12 Aug 2019 @ 10417m
12 Aug 2019 @ 10347m
12 Aug 2019 @ 1027~4m 13m
12 Aug 2019 @ 1014 ie>5m 21h 18m
11 Aug 2019 @ 12565d 15h 37m
05 Aug 2019 @ 211943m
05 Aug 2019 @ 203637m
05 Aug 2019 @ 19591d 7h 23m
04 Aug 2019 @ 123644m
04 Aug 2019 @ 115243m
04 Aug 2019 @ 110939m
04 Aug 2019 @ 103014m
04 Aug 2019 @ 101644m
04 Aug 2019 @ 093215h 36m
03 Aug 2019 @ 175640m
03 Aug 2019 @ 171631m
03 Aug 2019 @ 164538m
03 Aug 2019 @ 160739m
03 Aug 2019 @ 152823h 25m
02 Aug 2019 @ 1603<1m 30m
02 Aug 2019 @ 1533<1m 39m
02 Aug 2019 @ 1454<1m 1h 14m
02 Aug 2019 @ 1340<1m 31m
02 Aug 2019 @ 1309<1m 21h 3m
01 Aug 2019 @ 1606<1m 2m
01 Aug 2019 @ 1604<1m 33m
01 Aug 2019 @ 1531<1m 24m
01 Aug 2019 @ 1507<1m 1h 15m
01 Aug 2019 @ 1352<1m 39m
01 Aug 2019 @ 1313<1m 41m
01 Aug 2019 @ 1232<1m 34m
01 Aug 2019 @ 1158<1m 39m
01 Aug 2019 @ 1119<1m 44m
01 Aug 2019 @ 1035<1m 1d 20h 28m
30 Jul 2019 @ 14071d 4h 28m
29 Jul 2019 @ 09391d 17h 45m
27 Jul 2019 @ 15545h 55m
27 Jul 2019 @ 095914h 26m
26 Jul 2019 @ 193353m
26 Jul 2019 @ 18401d 54m
25 Jul 2019 @ 1746 ns1d 7h 23m
24 Jul 2019 @ 102342m
24 Jul 2019 @ 094118h 59m
23 Jul 2019 @ 144223m
23 Jul 2019 @ 14193h 56m
23 Jul 2019 @ 102343m
23 Jul 2019 @ 094041m
23 Jul 2019 @ 085943m
23 Jul 2019 @ 081640m
23 Jul 2019 @ 073613m
23 Jul 2019 @ 072311h 56m
22 Jul 2019 @ 192737m
22 Jul 2019 @ 185033m
22 Jul 2019 @ 181739m
22 Jul 2019 @ 173831m
22 Jul 2019 @ 170731m
22 Jul 2019 @ 163630m
22 Jul 2019 @ 16066h 48m
22 Jul 2019 @ 091844m
22 Jul 2019 @ 083414h 28m
21 Jul 2019 @ 18066h 44m
21 Jul 2019 @ 112213h 51m
20 Jul 2019 @ 21316h 33m
20 Jul 2019 @ 14581m
20 Jul 2019 @ 14571h 19m
20 Jul 2019 @ 13381d 4h 2m
19 Jul 2019 @ 09362d 19h 10m
16 Jul 2019 @ 1426 ie4h 50m
16 Jul 2019 @ 093618h 31m

Interval Statistics

Interval Count100
Min1m
Max5d 15h 37m
Mean10h 36m
Median43m

Latest Notes

Note IDStart Time (US/Mountain)End Time (US/Mountain)EntrantNote
13701 13 Aug 2019 @ 1349 --- JSJ Kaleidoscope Group semi-normal today, compared with yesterday. Kaleidoscope Geyser was not having tall, proper eruptions today, but also was not having the odd, erratic eruption behavior of yesterday. 1349 and 1351 - very small spouting. 1417 - in very low spouting, continuing to 1421 at least; already off at 1426. 1528 - low spouting, then done. Back on, with very low spouting, at 1529 - already off at 1536.
13201 12 Aug 2019 @ 1014 12 Aug 2019 @ 1433 JSJ Kaleidoscope Group was all whack-a-doodle today. Kaleidoscope Geyser was having not-tall eruptions, sometimes for up to 10 minutes long. Three Vent Geyser was empty all day (the water was out-of-sight from Fountain's overlook platform), Deep Blue Geyser was way-overflowing in late morning, Kaleidoscope Geyser's platform was usually water covered & often formed a continuous pool with LKNN002's water-filled basin (the large basin/depression surrounding 002's pool itself).
12935 01 Aug 2019 @ 1035 01 Aug 2019 @ 1607 JSJ All closed intervals, except one double interval (missed seeing an eruption due to Fountain erupting.)
11779 13 Jun 2019 @ 1234 13 Jun 2019 @ 1705 JSJ No eruptions today.
11521 02 Jun 2019 @ 1630 02 Jun 2019 @ 1925 LynnS Did not erupt during this time.
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.
12181 28 Apr 1993 @ 1951 28 Apr 1993 @ 2020 JarnoO inactive
12180 28 Apr 1993 @ 1933 28 Apr 1993 @ 1947 JarnoO There were no eruptions.
12179 28 Apr 1993 @ 1502 28 Apr 1993 @ 1926 JarnoO inactive
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 17 April 1976 - 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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