Sheveluch (Shiveluch) volcano news and updates (Kamchatka)
Thursday, Aug 13, 2009
On 31 July-7 August seismic activity from Shiveluch was above background levels. There was a large daily thermal anomaly over the lava dome. Video camera data shows, that ash plumes rose to an altitude of 4 km on 2 August. The Level of Concern Color Code remained at Orange.
Saturday, May 02, 2009
A strong explosive eruption took place at Sheveluch volcano on May 1st, 2009, sending an ash cloud to 5 km above the volcano. The eruption followed a week of heightened seismicity and might be the start of a stronger eruptive phase.
Tuesday, Mar 10, 2009
On 21-28 February there were eruptions reported that produced ash plumes and also it was indicatedt that the lava dome is still growing.
Friday, Jan 16, 2009
It was reported that there was higher seismic activity at Shiveluch during the time of 2-9 January and ash plumes rose to an altitude of 8.8 km. There was also a daily thermal anomaly on the lava dome and ash plumes, what is a sign of lava dome growing.