Sheveluch, Kamchatka : Strong explosive event occurred at Sheveluch volcano.

Sheveluch, Kamchatka : Strong explosive event occurred at Sheveluch volcano.

Strong explosive event occurred at Sheveluch volcano on 2159 UTC on October 03, and continues. Explosions send ash up to 6.5 km a.s.l. Ash plume drift to the south-east of the volcano.

Strong fumarole activity of the lava dome Molodoy Sheveluch volcano on October 04, 2015.

Explosive-extrusive eruption of the volcano continues. Ash explosions up to 32,800 ft (10 km) a.s.l. could occur at any time. Ongoing activity could affect international and low-flying aircraft.
Distance of ash plume/cloud of the volcano: 6 mi (10 km)
Direction of drift of ash plume/cloud of the volcano: SE

06/10/2015. Sheveluch, Kamchatka :

56.64 N, 161.32 E;
Elevation 10768 ft (3283 m),
the dome elevation ~8200 ft (2500 m)
Aviation Color Code is ORANGE

Source : KVERT

Photo : Date: 4/10/2015 , Yu. Demyanchuk. IVS FEB RAS, KVERT.

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