Bezymianny volcano (Kamchatka): strong fumarolic activity continues
Thu, 24 Mar 2022, 04:1904:19 AM | BY: MARTIN
A visible glow and continuous strong emissions of gas and water vapor suggest a continuing rise of fresh magma into the growing lava dome.
The extrusive eruption at Bezymianny volcano continues (image: Sentinel 2)
The strong eruptive episode occurred at the volcano during 14-15 March accompanied by series of intense pyroclastic flows caused by gravitational collapse of the new dome part of the existing lava dome.
A satellite image from today confirms an ongoing thermal anomaly at the lava dome.
Source: Kamchatka Volcanic Eruption Response Team volcano activity update 23 March 2022
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