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Stratovolcano 2741 m (8,993 ft)
Kamchatka, world, 53.26°N / 158.83°ECurrent status
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| ReportsAvachinsky volcano books | ToursAvachinsky volcano eruptions:
1737 (produced tsunami), 1772, 1779, 1789, 1827, 1828, 1837, 1851, 1853, 1854, 1855, 1878, 1881, 1894-95, 1901, 1909, 1926-27, 1938, 1945, 1991, 2001, 2008 (ongoing)Typical eruption style:
ExplosiveLast earthquakes nearby
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Avachinsky volcano: eruption updates
Fri, 2 Aug 2013, 05:58
Location of recent quakes under Avachinsky (blue dots) (EMSD)
A (so far small) seismic crisis has started about a week ago. The earthquake hypocenters are currently located at depths around 30 km SE of the volcano. ...more
Mon, 19 May 2008, 09:15
Avachinsky volcano is getting active, producing ash eruptions. An ash plume was observed rising to an altitude of 4.3 km (14,000ft) a.s.l. on 10 May. ...more
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