Bezymianny volcano (Kamchatka, world) activity update: growing lava dome, steaming
Friday Aug 17, 2012 12:05 PM | BY: T
Effusive eruption of the volcano continues. Seismic activity was low on August 10-13 and moderate on August 14-15 (several volcanic earthquakes were registered).
According to visual data, weak fumarolic activity was observed on August 10-11 and 15, in the other days the volcano was obscured by clouds. Satellite data showed a thermal anomaly over the volcano on August 12.
(KVERT INFORMATION RELEASE 44-2012, August 16, 2012, 21:56 UTC)
Saturday, Aug 11, 2012
Weak activity of the volcano continues, seismic activity was low all week. Satellite data showed a thermal anomaly over the volcano. [more]
Tuesday, Jul 31, 2012
KVERT reports moderate seismicity and a thermal anomaly over the volcano visible on satellite data. [more]
Friday, Mar 09, 2012
Following the steep increase of seismic activity a and eruption warning since 2 March, a new explosive eruption of Bezymianny volcano (the "volcano without name") in Kamchatka has started yesterday evening and is continuing. ... [more]
Wednesday, Mar 07, 2012
The remote Bezymianny volcano in Kamchatka might be close to an eruption, as its seismic activity is continuously increasing, the Russian Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (KVERT) reported yesterday. ... [more]
Tuesday, Feb 28, 2012
KVERT reported high levels of seismic activity at Bezymianny during 17-24 February and a thermal anomaly that was detected daily in satellite images. Two short volcanic tremor episodes were reported on 15 and 22 February. Gas-and-steam plumes, observed in satellite images, drifted NE on 20 and 22 February. ... [more]