Last Known Eruption
15h 17m ago

Latest Eruptions

Eruption DurationInterval
12 Aug 2020 @ 085438m
12 Aug 2020 @ 08161h 50m
12 Aug 2020 @ 062614h 48m
11 Aug 2020 @ 1538~0.5m 41m
11 Aug 2020 @ 14572m
11 Aug 2020 @ 1455~0.5m 1h 13m
11 Aug 2020 @ 1342~0.5m 33m
11 Aug 2020 @ 1309~0.5m 33m
11 Aug 2020 @ 1236~0.5m 30m
11 Aug 2020 @ 1206~0.5m 39m
11 Aug 2020 @ 1127~0.5m 4h 16m
11 Aug 2020 @ 071112h 39m
10 Aug 2020 @ 183244m
10 Aug 2020 @ 17486h 21m
10 Aug 2020 @ 1127 ie1d 8m
09 Aug 2020 @ 1119 ns32m
09 Aug 2020 @ 10471d 36m
08 Aug 2020 @ 101134m
08 Aug 2020 @ 09371d 20h 38m
06 Aug 2020 @ 125917m
06 Aug 2020 @ 1242<1m 32m
06 Aug 2020 @ 1210<1m 29m
06 Aug 2020 @ 11415h 13m
06 Aug 2020 @ 06288h 38m
05 Aug 2020 @ 215040m
05 Aug 2020 @ 211032m
05 Aug 2020 @ 203811h 49m
05 Aug 2020 @ 084939m
05 Aug 2020 @ 081016h 23m
04 Aug 2020 @ 15472h 50m
04 Aug 2020 @ 1257<1m 37m
04 Aug 2020 @ 1220<1m 33m
04 Aug 2020 @ 1147<1m 35m
04 Aug 2020 @ 1112<1m 36m
04 Aug 2020 @ 1036<1m 39m
04 Aug 2020 @ 0957~0.5m 39m
04 Aug 2020 @ 091837m
04 Aug 2020 @ 0841<1m 11h 46m
03 Aug 2020 @ 205541m
03 Aug 2020 @ 201435m
03 Aug 2020 @ 19398h 5m
03 Aug 2020 @ 113412h 58m
02 Aug 2020 @ 223633m
02 Aug 2020 @ 22035h 32m
02 Aug 2020 @ 163121m
02 Aug 2020 @ 161037m
02 Aug 2020 @ 153333m
02 Aug 2020 @ 150037m
02 Aug 2020 @ 142354m
02 Aug 2020 @ 132910m
02 Aug 2020 @ 131920h 15m
01 Aug 2020 @ 17048h 32m
01 Aug 2020 @ 08322d 21h 14m
29 Jul 2020 @ 111833m
29 Jul 2020 @ 10451d 19h 33m
27 Jul 2020 @ 1512 ns1h 17m
27 Jul 2020 @ 13554h 48m
27 Jul 2020 @ 090737m
27 Jul 2020 @ 083015h 35m
26 Jul 2020 @ 165538m
26 Jul 2020 @ 161732m
26 Jul 2020 @ 154540m
26 Jul 2020 @ 15051d 6h 36m
25 Jul 2020 @ 08291d 11h 1m
23 Jul 2020 @ 21282d 9m
21 Jul 2020 @ 21191d 31m
20 Jul 2020 @ 204837m
20 Jul 2020 @ 20114d 10h 10m
16 Jul 2020 @ 10011h 19m
16 Jul 2020 @ 084233m
16 Jul 2020 @ 080911h 16m
15 Jul 2020 @ 205337m
15 Jul 2020 @ 20161h 7m
15 Jul 2020 @ 1909~30s 4d 22h 20m
10 Jul 2020 @ 20495d 15h 17m
05 Jul 2020 @ 05326d 22h 45m
28 Jun 2020 @ 064734m
28 Jun 2020 @ 06131d 8h 19m
26 Jun 2020 @ 215434m
26 Jun 2020 @ 21201m
26 Jun 2020 @ 21191d 8h 22m
25 Jun 2020 @ 125739m
25 Jun 2020 @ 121816m
25 Jun 2020 @ 12023h 55m
25 Jun 2020 @ 080737m
25 Jun 2020 @ 07302h 27m
25 Jun 2020 @ 05031d 20h 15m
23 Jun 2020 @ 08482d 23h 17m
20 Jun 2020 @ 093133m
20 Jun 2020 @ 085821h 11m
19 Jun 2020 @ 114717d 3h 45m
02 Jun 2020 @ 080237m
02 Jun 2020 @ 072534m
02 Jun 2020 @ 065144m
02 Jun 2020 @ 060718h 43m
01 Jun 2020 @ 112430m
01 Jun 2020 @ 105427m
01 Jun 2020 @ 10271h 3m
01 Jun 2020 @ 092433m
01 Jun 2020 @ 08512d 19h 15m

Interval Statistics

Interval Count100
Min1m
Max17d 3h 45m
Mean17h 57m
Median42m

Latest Notes

Note IDStart Time (US/Mountain)End Time (US/Mountain)EntrantNote
15524 11 Aug 2020 @ 1127 11 Aug 2020 @ 1538 JSJ All closed intervals. Tall, vertical eruption columns.
15523 11 Aug 2020 @ 1416 11 Aug 2020 @ 1420 JSJ Blipping from 1416 to 1420, but no eruption.
15375 04 Aug 2020 @ 0841 04 Aug 2020 @ 1257 JSJ All closed intervals. All tall vertical eruption columns. All about half a minute in duration.
15159 02 Aug 2020 @ 1319 02 Aug 2020 @ 1631 JSJ All closed intervals. All tall, vertical columns about half a minute in duration.
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.
14261 07 Jan 1995 @ 0000 07 Jan 1995 @ 2359 JarnoO eruptions rare
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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12 Aug 2019 @ 1205 JSJ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAMhKwhH2Qo#t=2m41s Clips 5-9 of this video (time stamp 2:41 to the end) show Kaleidoscope Geyser's unusual eruptive activity in the late morning of 12 August 2019.
11 Jun 2019 @ 1528 JSJ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAMhKwhH2Qo#t=2m07s Clip 4 of this video (time stamp 2:07 to 2:40) shows Kaleidoscope Geyser's 3;28 PM eruption on 11 June 2019.
11 Jun 2019 @ 1405 JSJ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAMhKwhH2Qo#t=1m26s Clip 3 of this video (time stamp 1:26 to 2:06) shows Kaleidoscope Geyser's 2:05 PM eruption on 11 June 2019.
11 Jun 2019 @ 1330 JSJ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAMhKwhH2Qo#t=0m46s Clip 2 of this video (time stamp 0:46 to 1:25) shows Kaleidoscope Geyser's 1:30 to 1:31 PM eruption on 11 June 2019.
11 Jun 2019 @ 1252 JSJ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAMhKwhH2Qo Clip 1 of this video (beginning to time stamp 0:45) shows Kaleidoscope Geyser's 12:52 PM eruption on 11 June 2019.
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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