Shiveluch volcano (Kamchatka): pyroclastic flow yesterday

Fri, 30 Oct 2015, 07:00
07:00 AM | BY: T
The pyroclastic flow (lower right) and ash plume from Shiveluch volcano yesterday morning
The pyroclastic flow (lower right) and ash plume from Shiveluch volcano yesterday morning
The volcano's activity seems to have picked up a bit compared to recent weeks. A partial collapse of the active dome generated a pyroclastic flow that traveled several km to the south, accompanied by an ash plume that rose to 4-4.5 km altitude and drifted east.

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Fri, 23 Oct 2015, 07:01
View of the small pyroclastic flow at Shiveluch
A moderately sized pyroclastic flow as result of small collapse of part of the active lava dome occurred this afternoon (Kamchatka time), sending an ash plume to approx. 15,000 ft (4.5 km) altitude. ... Read all
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