Shiveluch volcano (Kamchatka) activity update: growing lava dome
mar., 3 févr. 2015, 17:0317:03 PM | AUTEUR : T
Comparison of Shiveluch's lava dome before and after the 1 Feb explosion, which left a large crater
The explosion on 1 Feb left a large crater on the lava dome, from where persistent incandescence can now be seen. This and occasional glowing rockfalls originating there indicate that magma continues to arrive at the dome.
Incandescent rockfalls from Shiveluch's lava dome yesterday
dim., 1 févr. 2015, 16:22
A powerful explosion occurred this morning, at 02:08 local time, at the volcano. It seems a large-volume pyroclastic flow of several km length and an ash plume rising to approx. 33,000 ft (10 km) altitude were generated. Read all