Klyuchevskoy , Kamchatka : Explosive-effusive eruption of the volcano continues.

Klyuchevskoy , Kamchatka : Explosive-effusive eruption of the volcano continues.

Explosive-effusive eruption of the volcano continues. Ash explosions up to 19,700-26,240 ft (6-8 km) a.s.l. could occur at any time. Ongoing activity could affect international and low-flying aircraft.

The lava flow continues to effusing on the south-eastern flank of the volcano (along Apakhonchich chute). Satellite data by KVERT showed a thermal anomaly over the volcano.

According to satellite data ash plumes drift to the west.
Volcanic cloud height: 13120 ft (4000 m) AMSL
Distance of ash plume/cloud of the volcano: 16 mi (25 km)
Direction of drift of ash plume/cloud of the volcano: WSW / azimuth 256 deg

 

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July 02 , 2016. Klyuchevskoy , Kamchatka :

56.06 N, 160.64 E;
Elevation 15580 ft (4750 m)
Aviation Color Code is ORANGE

 

Source : Kvert

Photo : Volkstat ru / I. Buchanan

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