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Karymsky vulkaan
Stratovulkaan 1536 m / 5,039 ft
Kamchatka, 54.05°N / 159.43°E
Current status: kleine activiteit of uitbarsting waarschuwing (3 out of 5)
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Karymsky vulkaanuitbarstingen:
1771, 1830, 1852, 1854, 1908, 1911, 1912, 1915, 1921, 1923, 1925, 1929, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1938, 1940, 1943, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1952, 1953, 1955, 1956, 1960, 1965, 1967, 1970, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1990, 1993, 1996 - ongoing
Typical eruption style:
Doninantly explosive, construction of lava domes, near constant activity.
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Volcano news: Karymsky

Fri, 29 May 2020, 18:00
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 29 May 2020
Thu, 28 May 2020, 12:15
Thu, 28 May 2020, 00:00
Wed, 27 May 2020, 08:13
KVERT reported that moderate explosion at 17:20 local time are being observed. Emissions of steam and ash were generated by the explosion which reached approx. 23,000 ft (7,000 m) altitude and drifted E-NE. ...meer [Lees alle]
Wed, 27 May 2020, 06:15
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 27 May 2020
Tue, 26 May 2020, 18:15
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 26 May 2020
Mon, 25 May 2020, 12:00
Mon, 25 May 2020, 08:45
Thermal anomaly visible at Karymsky volcano from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo recorded an ash plume that reached 17,000 ft (5,200 m) altitude and drifted E. ...meer
Mon, 25 May 2020, 03:15
Thu, 14 May 2020, 07:22
Ash deposits from Karymsky volcano on 18 April (image: @CultureVolcano/twitter)
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo reported that near-constant emissions of gas and steam plumes with ash content reached 8,000 ft (2,400 m) altitude and drifted SW. ...meer

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Background:

Karymsky, the most active volcano of  Kamchatka's eastern volcanic zone, is a symmetrical stratovolcano constructed within a 5-km-wide caldera that formed during the early Holocene.  The caldera cuts the south side of the Pleistocene Dvor volcano and is located outside the north margin of the large mid-Pleistocene Polovinka caldera, which contains the smaller Akademia Nauk and Odnoboky calderas. 
Most seismicity preceding Karymsky eruptions originated beneath Akademia Nauk caldera, which is located immediately south of Karymsky volcano.  The caldera enclosing Karymsky volcano formed about 7600-7700 radiocarbon years ago; construction of the Karymsky stratovolcano began about 2000 years later.  The latest eruptive period began about 500 years ago, following a 2300-year quiescence.  Much of the cone is mantled by lava flows less than 200 years old.  Historical eruptions have been vulcanian or vulcanian-strombolian with moderate explosive activity and occasional lava flows from the summit crater.


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Source: GVP, Smithsonian Institution


 

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