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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION AT 20170916/2303Z FL220 EXTD SW REPORTED OBS VA DTG: 16/2310Z

Saturday Sep 16, 2017 23:45 PM |

Satellite image of Zhupanovsky volcano on 16 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Zhupanovsky volcano on 16 Sep 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 23:31 UTC, 16/09/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170916/2331Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: ZHUPANOVSKY 300120
PSN: N5335 E15909
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 2899M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/2
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 KBGS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION AT 20170916/2303Z FL220 EXTD SW REPORTED
OBS VA DTG: 16/2310Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL220 320/11KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NOT AVBL
RMK: WE WILL ISSUE FURTHER ADVISORY IF VA IS DETECTED IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news
Eruption of Zhupanovsky on 20 Nov 2016 (image: Lyulya Udalova / twitter)
Sunday, Nov 20, 2016
Two powerful explosions occurred at the volcano on 20 Nov - apparently with no warning - and produced an ash plume that rose to almost 10 km altitude and drifted more than 200 km to the east before dissipating. No damages were reported (there are no significant settlements nearby), but the ash plume was dangerous for N-America - Asia air traffic routes. ... [more]
Thursday, Mar 31, 2016
KVERT reported that moderate activity at Zhupanovsky continued during 18-25 March. According to KVERT, the Tokyo VAAC noted that an explosion generated an ash plume that rose to an altitude of 8 km (26,200 ft) a.s.l. at 0120 on 25 March. ... [more]

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