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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 17 Oct 2019
Thursday, Oct 17, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 25 kts in SE direction. ... [more]
Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 26000 ft (7900 m) altitude or flight level 260 and is moving at 25 kts in NE direction. ... [more]
 

Volcanoes of Central Kamchatka Depression (8 volcanoes)

Bezymianny |Kamen |Klyuchevskoy |Shiveluch |Tolbachik |Udina |Ushkovsky |Zimina
Bezymianny
(stratovolcano)
Bezymianny ("unnamed") was considered extinct until it erupted violently in 1955-56, after a slumber of probably 1000 years. It is one of the most active volcanoes in Kamchatka. The eruption followed a massive flank failure (similar to Mt. St. Helens eruption in 1980) which remov... [more]

Kamen
(Stratovolcano)
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Klyuchevskoy
(Stratovolcano)
Klyuchevskoy volcano (also spelled Kliuchevsky, Klyuchevskaya) is Kamchatka's highest and one of the world's most active volcanoes.
Klyuchevskoy is located in a remote area of the Kamchatka peninsula. It has a large active crater with frequent strombolian and lava fountain... [more]

Shiveluch
(Stratovolcano)
Shiveluch volcano on a Terra satellite image from 19 Feb 2012. Volcanic debris is seen on the lower flanks; the debris traveled about 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Shiveluch’s growing lava dome. (Nasa Earth Observatory)Shiveluch (Sheveluch) volcano is one of Kamchatka's largest and most active volcanoes, and the one that has had the most violent eruptions. [more]

Tolbachik
(Shield volcano)
Tolbachik is one of Kamchakta's largest and most active volcanoes. It is located in the Central depression of Kamchatka 23 km SW of Bezimianny volcano.
Tobachik is formed by 2 overlapping cones, the Ostry Tolbachik stratovolcano and the Plosky Tolbachik shield. In the past... [more]

Udina
(Stratovolcanoes)
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Ushkovsky
(Compound volcano)
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Zimina
(Stratovolcanoes)
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