Alaid volcano (Kurile Islands, Russia): continuing eruption
Thu, 14 Apr 2016, 20:2620:26 PM | BY: T
The eruption at the volcano continues as a strong thermal heat source remains active at the summit crater; no details about the nature of the activity (perhaps a small lava lake) are currently known.
Heat signal from Alaid volcano (MIROVA)
Summary 1-8 April:
KVERT reported that moderate activity at Alaid continued during 1-8 April. Satellite images showed an intense daily thermal anomaly over the volcano. A gas-and-steam plume containing minor amounts of ash drifted about 40 km SW on 1 April. The Aviation Color Code remained at Orange (the second highest level on a four-color scale).
Thu, 31 Mar 2016, 07:22
Eruptive activity of some sort continues at the volcano. This is evidenced by a strong thermal signal detected and a gas plume extending south of the small island, both detected on satellite imagery. Read all