Shiveluch volcano (Kamchatka) activity update: viscous lava flow on NE flank, hot avalanches, occasional explosions

Thu, 6 Sep 2012, 06:45
06:45 AM | BY: T
During 24-31 August a viscous lava flow was active on the NE flank of Shiveluch's lava dome and was accompanied by hot avalanches.
Satellite imagery showed a thermal anomaly over the lava dome during 24-26 August; cloud cover prevented observations on the other days. The Aviation Color Code remained at Orange.

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Fri, 24 Aug 2012, 10:05
Explosive-extrusive-effusive eruption of the volcano continues KVERT writes although there are no reports of larger recent eruptions. ... Read all
Tue, 21 Aug 2012, 10:05
Moderate seismicity, gas-steam emission and hot avalanches were observed. Satellite data show a thermal anomaly over the volcano. ... Read all
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