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Ebeko volcano (Paramushir Island, Russia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 26 August-1 September 2020 (Continuing Activity)

Wed, 26 Aug 2020, 06:00
06:00 AM | BY: VN
Volcanologists in Severo-Kurilsk (Paramushir Island), about 7 km E of Ebeko, observed explosions during 14-17 and 21-28 August that sent ash plumes up to 4 km (13,100 ft) a.s.l. and drifted NE, E, S, and NW. Ashfall was reported in Severo-Kurilsk on 22 August.
A thermal anomaly over the volcano was identified in satellite images during 16 and 24-25 August. The Aviation Color Code remained at Orange (the second highest level on a four-color scale).

Source: Kamchatkan Volcanic Eruption Response Team (KVERT)
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From: Global Volcanism Program, 2020. Report on Ebeko. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 26 August-1 September 2020. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.

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