Mount Steller (Aleutian Range) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMount Steller
Mount Steller (to left) in August 2003
(Mount Denison is to the right)
|Elevation||7,454 ft (2,272 m)|
|Prominence||1,600 ft (490 m)|
|Location||Katmai National Park and Preserve, Alaska, U.S.|
|Parent range||Aleutian Range|
|Volcanic arc/belt||Aleutian Arc|
The mountain was presumably named for the naturalist Georg Wilhelm Steller. While evidence is uncertain, the volcano is believed to have erupted during the Holocene epoch.
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