Sheveluch volcano (Kamchatka, Russia): explosive eruption recorded today; lava dome remains very active
Wed, 25 Mar 2020, 07:3107:31 AM | BY: MARTIN
KVERT recorded one explosive eruption today that generated an ash plume which reached approx. 32,800 ft-49,200 ft (10,000 m-15,000 m) altitude and drifted NW.
Sheveluch volcano on 23 March (image: KVERT)
The volcano's lava dome remains in a very active state with elevation at 2,500 m.
Ongoing activity could affect international and low-flying aircraft.
Source: Kamchatka Volcanic Eruption Response Team volcano activity update 25 March 2020
Wed, 25 Mar 2020, 06:15
Shiveluch Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 25/0520Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)
Wed, 25 Mar 2020, 06:00
Sheveluch volcano (Central Kamchatka, Russia) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 25 March-31 March 2020 (Continuing Activity)
KVERT reported that a thermal anomaly over Sheveluch was identified in satellite images during 20-27 March. A gas-and-steam plume containing some ash drifted 45 km N on 25 March. The Aviation Color Code remained at Orange (the second highest level on a four-color scale). ... Read all