Karymsky, Kamchatka: Moderate eruptive activity of the volcano continues.

Karymsky, Kamchatka: Moderate eruptive activity of the volcano continues.

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.

A moderate explosive eruption of the volcano continues. Satellite data by KVERT showed ash plumes drifted about 160 km to the east on November 16-17; the volcano was quiet or obscured by clouds during other days of the week.

Ash plumes from the volcano drifting east at estimated 23,000 ft (7 km) altitude were reported by VAAC Tokyo yesterday.

November 23, 2015. Karymsky, Kamchatka:

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

Source : Kvert. Vaac Tokyo.

Photo : Mikhail Zelensky

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