Shiveluch volcano (Kamchatka) activity update: weak explosive activity, steaming, growing lava dome

Fri, 17 Aug 2012, 10:05
10:05 AM | BY: T
Weak explosive activity of the volcano continues. Visual observations showed strong and moderate gas-steam activity of the volcano on August 15-16, clouds obscured the volcano in the other days of week. According to satellite data, a thermal anomaly was noting over the lava dome on August 10 and 12-13.
(KVERT INFORMATION RELEASE 44-2012, August 16, 2012, 21:56 UTC)

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Wed, 8 Aug 2012, 10:05
KVERT reported that during 27 July-6 August explosive activity was detected at Shiveluch; a strong explosion detected on 27 July possibly produced an ash plume that rose 10 km (32,800 ft) a.s.l. ... Read all
Tue, 31 Jul 2012, 05:45
KVERT reports moderate seismicity, steaming and degassing, as well as a thermal anomaly visible on satellite data. Tokyo VAAC reported that on 27 July an eruption produced an ash plume that rose to an altitude of 10.1 km (33,000 ft) a.s.l. ... Read all
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