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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 news:

Zhupanovsky volcano (Kamchatka): ash eruption on 19 Jan 2016

Thursday Jan 21, 2016 12:05 PM | BY: T

KVERT reported an explosion occurred on 19 January at 16:36 (local time) and generated an ash plume that rose to altitudes of 7-8 km (23,000-26,200 ft) a.s.l. and drifted 20 km east.
The Aviation Color Code was raised to Orange (the second highest on a four-color scale). (from Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 13-19 January 2016)
Previous news
Eruption plume from Zhupanovsky volcano yesterday (image: Ирина Юркова / facebook)
Tuesday, Dec 01, 2015
After its re-awakening 3 days ago, a strong explosion occurred from the volcano yesterday at 13:50 local time and produced a plume that rose to approx. 30,000 ft (9 km) altitude and drifted SE. It was clearly visible even from the capital Petropavlovsk. ... [more]
Saturday, Nov 28, 2015
New ash emissions occurred on 27 Nov, detected on satellite imagery. A plume about 300 km long was seen drifting east from the volcano at estimated 18,000 ft (6 km) altitude. [more]
Monday, Jul 20, 2015
A series of ash eruptions occurred during the past week. A part of the volcano's crater wall has collapsed. [more]
Monday, Jun 22, 2015
A small ash emission from the volcano was reported on Saturday. Based on satellite imagery, an ash plume rose to 24,000 ft (7.2 km) altitude and drifted north (Tokyo VAAC). [more]
Wednesday, Jun 10, 2015
An eruption was reported on Monday (8 June) producing an ash plume rising to 20,000 ft (6 km) altitude and extending SSW (VAAC Tokyo). [more]

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