Karymsky , Kamchatka : ash plume extended about 40 km .

Karymsky , Kamchatka : ash plume extended about 40 km  .

According to satellite data by KVERT, ash plume extended about 40 km to the east from the volcano at 0048 UTC on 12 February, 2016.

Moderate eruptive activity of the volcano continues. Ash explosions up to 19,700 ft (6 km) a.s.l. could occur at any time. Ongoing activity could affect low-flying aircraft.
Distance of ash plume/cloud of the volcano: 31 mi (50 km)

Moderate eruptive activity of the volcano Karymsky. Fumarolic activity of the volcano on 9 December 2015.

A moderate explosive eruption of the volcano continues. Satellite data by KVERT showed a thermal anomaly over the volcano all week; ash explosions were registering all week and ash plumes extended for about 170 km to the east and south-east from the volcano.

February 12 , 2016. Karymsky , Kamchatka :

54.05 N, 159.44 E;
Elevation : 4874 ft (1486 m)
Aviation Color Code is ORANGE

Source : Kvert.

Photo : G. Volynets. Kamchatka Adventures ( 09.12.2015)

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