Zhupanovsky volcano (Kamchatka): strong eruption, ash to 34,000 ft altitude
Sat, 13 Feb 2016, 12:0512:05 PM | BY: T
A stronger eruption occurred in the evening of 12 Feb, producing an ash plume that rose to estimated 34,000 ft (10 km) altitude and drifted more than 300 km east over the Pacific. VAAC Tokyo maintains Aviation Color ORANGE.
Ash plume from Zhupanovsky volcano yesterday
This morning, Washington VAAC reported that the ash has dissipated.
Wed, 10 Feb 2016, 10:06
Activity of the volcano has picked up again recently. Several explosions occurred during the past days at the volcano, generating ash plumes that rose to approx. 22,000 ft (7 km) altitude and drifted ESE. Read all