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Ebeko volcano (Paramushir Island, Kurils, Russia): intermittent strong explosions
Thursday Jun 25, 2020 21:47 PM | BY: T
Eruption of Ebeko on 24 June 2020 (image: Leonid Kotenko)
The volcano remains very active, producing frequent small to moderate ash emissions and intermittent larger vulcanian-type explosions.
One such eruption occurred yesterday and was observed by our friend and correspondent Leonid Kotenko from the local volcano observatory. It produced an ash column that rose almost vertically approx. 3000 m above the volcano's summit and slowly drifted and dissipated in SW directions.
This type of activity has been fairly constant at Ebeko during the past years, although with significant fluctuations in intensity. Right now, it is in a rather elevated state apparently.
Wednesday, Jun 24, 2020
The activity of the volcano continues to be moderate. ... read all
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