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Zhupanovsky volcano
Compound volcano 2958 m / 9,705 ft
Kamchatka, Russia, 53.59°N / 159.15°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) | Reports
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Zhupanovsky volcano eruptions:
2014-2017, 2013, 1959
Typical eruption style:
unspecified
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Zhupanovsky volcano (Kamchatka): increasing ash emissions

Tuesday Sep 09, 2014 07:38 AM | BY: T

Ash emissions from the volcano have increased. Yesterday morning, VAAC Tokyo reported ash plumes that rose to 8-11 km altitude and drifted south and were visible on satellite images.
Today, new, but smaller emissions were reported with plume heights of 3-4 km.
The aviation alert level was raised to orange.
Previous news
Friday, Sep 05, 2014
Sporadic ash emissions are still being observed. Yesterday morning, VAAC Tokyo reported a low-level ash plume extending SE from the volcano. [more]
Sunday, Aug 31, 2014
New eruptions and ash emissions occurred yesterday. An ash plume rising to 17,000 ft (6 km) altitude and drifting SE was observed on satellite imagery. [more]
Thursday, Aug 21, 2014
Intermittent explosive activity continues at the volcano. Volcanic ash plumes drifting SSE were reported yesterday and Tuesday rising to 10-15,000 ft (3-4.5 km) altitude (VAAC Tokyo). [more]
Monday, Jul 28, 2014
Intermittent eruptions continue. New ash emissions occurred yesterday from the volcano. VAAC Tokyo spotted an ash plume at estimated 28,000 ft (8 km) altitude drifting north on satellite imagery. [more]
Wednesday, Jul 23, 2014
Several small ash emissions occurred at the volcano during 16-21 July. The resulting plumes dissipated quickly. Aviation color code is at orange. [more]

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