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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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Kizimen volcano eruptions:
2010-13, 1927-28, 850 (?), 700±50, 350±75, 1010 BC (?), 4050 BC (?), 4450 BC (?), 580050 BC , 6400±50 BC, 8050 BC (?)
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Kizimen volcano news & activity updates

Kizimen volcano (Kamchatka) activity update

Tue, 3 Sep 2013, 09:29
09:29 AM | BY: T
No significant changes have occurred. The lava dome at the summit continues to grow and produce occasional small to moderate glowing avalanches. KVERT reports moderate seismic activity.
Previous news
Thu, 22 Aug 2013, 11:46
Glowing rock avalanche from Kizimen last night
The lava dome continues to grow at the top of the volcano and produce incandescent rockfalls and small pyroclastic flows, generating ash plumes. A new prominent spine is being extruded at the top and visible on the webcam. The following time-lapse movies show this activity during the day and night: ... read all
Thu, 8 Aug 2013, 09:41
KVERT reports continuing growth of the lava dome, accompanied by hot avalanches and strong degassing. ... read all
Mon, 22 Jul 2013, 03:21
Multilope pyroclastic flows (block and ash flows) yesterday morning at Kizimen (annotation by Culture Volcan)
A rock spine that had been growing at the summit of the active lava dome has collapsed, producing pyroclastic flows and an ash plume rising to 20,000 ft (6 km) altitude. ... read all
Tue, 16 Jul 2013, 10:27
On 15 July, ash plumes were observed drifting 20 nautical miles NW from Batu Tara. read all
Fri, 5 Jul 2013, 15:05
The lava dome continues to grow and produce hot avalanches on the western and eastern volcanic flanks. KVERT reports moderate seismicity ... read all
 

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