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Karymsky vulkaan
Stratovulkaan 1536 m / 5,039 ft
Kamchatka, 54.05°N / 159.43°E
Current status: losbarstend (4 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

Sun, 18 Aug 2019, 22:15
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 18 Aug 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...meer [Lees alle]
Thu, 15 Aug 2019, 16:10
Eruption of Karmysky on 13 Aug 2019 (image: Irina Vakhitova / VolcanoDiscovery)
During the past days, the volcano has been very active, producing frequent explosive eruptions with ash emissions that rose up to 3-5 km above the crater. ...meer [Lees alle]
Thu, 15 Aug 2019, 06:00
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...meer [Lees alle]
Wed, 14 Aug 2019, 23:45
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 and is moving at 25 kts in S direction. ...meer [Lees alle]
Wed, 14 Aug 2019, 12:15
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction. ...meer [Lees alle]
Wed, 14 Aug 2019, 05:00
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 14 Aug 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...meer [Lees alle]
Mon, 12 Aug 2019, 23:15
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 12 Aug 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 and is moving at 5 kts in E direction. ...meer [Lees alle]
Sun, 11 Aug 2019, 12:30
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 11 Aug 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction. ...meer [Lees alle]
Tue, 6 Aug 2019, 12:00
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...meer [Lees alle]
Tue, 6 Aug 2019, 06:00
Satellite image of Karymsky volcano on 6 Aug 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 5 kts in NW direction. ...meer [Lees alle]

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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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