Klyuchevskoy , Kamchatka : Explosive eruption of the volcano continues .

Klyuchevskoy , Kamchatka : Explosive eruption of the volcano continues .

Explosive eruption of the volcano continues – an emission of ash occur continuously. Video and satellite data by KVERT showed explosions send ash up to 5.3-5.5 km a.s.l., and an ash plume to drift to the south-west and after that south from the volcano.

Explosive-effusive eruption of the volcano continues. According to video and satellite data, the lava flow continues to effusing on the south-eastern flank of the volcano (along Apakhonchich chute). Satellite data by KVERT showed an intensive thermal anomaly over the volcano.

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.

 May 04 ,2016.Klyuchevskoy , Kamchatka :

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

 

Source : Kvert

Photo : Yu. Demyanchuk. IVS FEB RAS, KVERT

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