Shiveluch volcano (Kamchatka) activity update

Mon, 9 Mar 2015, 16:14
16:14 PM | BY: T
Explosion at Shiveluch yesterday morning
Explosion at Shiveluch yesterday morning
Explosions continue to occur at the volcano sporadically, although none of the previous days has been as strong as the violent eruption on 28 Feb.
The most recent was an explosion yesterday morning, producing an ash plume that rose to approx. 25,000 ft (7.5 km) altitude, but no pyroclastic flows.
KVERT maintains aviation color code orange.

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Wed, 4 Mar 2015, 16:31
Explosion and pyroclastic flow from Shiveluch on 28 Feb
The volcano is in an intense phase of activity, characterized by strong explosions and partial collapses of the growing lava dome accompanied by tall ash plumes and pyroclastic flows. ... Read all
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