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Kizimen volcano
stratovolcano 2376 m / 7,795 ft
Kamchatka, 55.13°N / 160.32°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5)
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2010-13, 1927-28, 850 (?), 700±50, 350±75, 1010 BC (?), 4050 BC (?), 4450 BC (?), 580050 BC , 6400±50 BC, 8050 BC (?)
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Kizimen volcano (Kamchatka) activity update

Sunday Mar 10, 2013 13:14 PM | BY: T

The lava dome continues to grow at the summit, and produces hot avalanches on the western and eastern volcanic flanks. Moderate seismicity and strong gas-steam activity accompany this process.
Previous news
Friday, Mar 01, 2013
Moderate seismic activity of the volcano continues. Video and satellite data showed a growth of an extrusion at the volcano summit continues. ... [more]
Tuesday, Feb 26, 2013
Lava effusion and dome growth continue accompanied by moderate seismic activity. [more]
Sunday, Feb 17, 2013
The lava dome continues to grow at the summit and produces hot avalanches on the western and eastern flanks. Strong gas-steam activity and moderate seismic activity accompany this process. Satellite data showed a thermal anomaly over the volcano. (KVERT) [more]
Sunday, Feb 10, 2013
New lava flows continue to extruding from the summit on the eastern and southern flanks of the volcano. Seismicity is moderate (KVERT). [more]
Tuesday, Jan 29, 2013
Lava flows continue to descend from the summit on the eastern flanks of the volcano. Incandescence of the volcano summit, hot avalanches and strong gas-steam activity accompany this process.(KVERT) [more]

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