Shiveluch volcano (Kamchatka) activity update

Thu, 1 May 2014, 08:10
08:10 AM | BY: T
Steaming and ash emission from Shiveluch this morning (KVERT webcam)
Steaming and ash emission from Shiveluch this morning (KVERT webcam)
MODIS hot spots at Shiveluch (MODVOLC, Univ. Hawaii)
MODIS hot spots at Shiveluch (MODVOLC, Univ. Hawaii)
Activity is currently relatively low, but the volcano continues to extrude viscous lava into the dome. Occasional small avalanches, explosions and strong steaming accompany this activity.

Previous news

Wed, 30 Apr 2014, 06:00
KVERT reported that during 25 April-2 May lava-dome extrusion onto Shiveluch's SE flank was accompanied by ash explosions, incandescence, hot avalanches, and fumarolic activity. Satellite images showed a bright thermal anomaly daily. The Aviation Color Code remained at Orange. ... Read all
Wed, 23 Apr 2014, 06:00
KVERT reported that during 18-25 April lava-dome extrusion onto Shiveluch's SE flank was accompanied by ash explosions, incandescence, hot avalanches, and fumarolic activity. Satellite images showed a bright thermal anomaly daily. The Aviation Color Code remained at Orange. ... Read all
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