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Ketoi volcano
stratovolcano 1172 m / 3,845 ft
Kurile Islands, Russia, 47.35°N / 152.48°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
Ketoi volcano books | Tours
Ketoi volcano eruptions:
1960, 1924, 1843-46
Typical eruption style:
explosive
Last earthquakes nearby
Ketoi volcano tours
Islands of Fire and Whales (14-days sailing expedition to the northern Kuriles Islands)

Latest satellite images

Sentinel hub | Landsat 8
 

Ketoi volcano news & activity updates:

Ketoi volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA AT 20180920/2330Z VA CLD UNKNOWN EXTD NE REPORTED

Friday Sep 21, 2018 02:30 AM |

Satellite image of Ketoi volcano on 21 Sep 2018
Satellite image of Ketoi volcano on 21 Sep 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 02:26 UTC, 21/09/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180921/0226Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: KETOI 290200
PSN: N4721 E15229
AREA: KURIL ISLANDS
SUMMIT ELEV: 1172M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/1
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 SVERT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20180920/2330Z VA CLD UNKNOWN EXTD NE
REPORTED
OBS VA DTG: 21/0210Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL180 270/34KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NOT AVBL
RMK: WE WILL ISSUE FURTHER ADVISORY IF VA IS DETECTED IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news
Wednesday, Aug 07, 2013
Steam-gas emissions and a thermal anomaly continue to be detected from satellite data when atmospheric conditions allow. [more]
Friday, Jul 26, 2013
SVERT raised the alert level to yellow after a weak thermal anomaly has been detected on satellite data at the summit of the volcano. No other details about possible activity are currently known. [more]
Thursday, Jan 24, 2013
SVERT reported that gas-and-steam emissions from Ketoi's Pallas Peak were observed in satellite imagery during 16-17 January. [more]

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