Spasm Geyser


Whether Spasm is or is not erupting can be a clue to Fountain Geyser's activity. This small geyser is quiet after its big neighbor erupts, then resumes splashing to 3 feet (0.9 meters).

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Latitude: 44.55104
Longitude: -110.8086
Survey Date: August 12, 1998

Geographic Area: Firehole River Drainage
Thermal Region: Lower Geyser Basin
Thermal Complex: Fountain Group
Ranger District Contact: Old Faithful District, Colleen Rawlings (307) 344-2701

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Data Source Supplied By Sample Date Temp Vent Temp pH Cond Extended Data
Park 8/12/1998 88.6°C 0°C 7.4 2000 µS/cm No
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