Sarychev Peak volcano (Matua Island, Russia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 27 January-2 February 2021 (New Activity / Unrest)
KVERT reported that the eruption at Sarychev Peak continued during 22-29 January, characterized by lava effusion from the crater onto the N flank. A daily thermal anomaly was identified in satellite images. The Aviation Color Code remained at Yellow (the second lowest level on a four-color scale).
Wed, 27 Jan 2021, 06:0006:00 AM | BY: VN
Source: Kamchatkan Volcanic Eruption Response Team (KVERT)
From: Global Volcanism Program, 2021. Report on Sarychev Peak. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 27 January-2 February 2021. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.
Thu, 21 Jan 2021, 07:36
Increasing trend of the volcano continues over the past ten days as elevated surface temperature was detected on 10 January likely caused by new batch of magma rising inside the volcano's conduits towards the crater. Read all
Wed, 20 Jan 2021, 06:00
Sarychev Peak volcano (Matua Island, Russia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 20 January-26 January 2021 (New Activity / Unrest)
KVERT reported that lava began to effuse from a vent in Sarychev Peak's summit crater 10 January, and by 20 January it had traveled about 400 m down the N flank. A gas-and-steam plume drifted 36 km NE on 12 January. A thermal anomaly was visible during 15 and 18-21 January. ... Read all