Klyuchevskoy volcano on Kamchatka threw the ash to 7.5 km


One of the highest active volcanoes in Eurasia – Klyuchevskaya Sopka in Kamchatka threw a column of ash to a height of 7.5 km above sea level.

According to satellite data, the event at the volcano occurred on Wednesday afternoon local time. Ash plume spread to the North – North-East from the volcano, – said the representative of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

In turn, EMERCOM of Russia in Kamchatskiy Krai, the Agency reported that pelopidas in the settlements of the Peninsula is not registered.

During the week this is the second release to Klyuchevskaya. On Monday, the column of ash from the volcano rose to a height of up to 6 km above sea level. Then pelopidas in a residential area is also not

For Klyuchevskaya has one of the most threatening – color code orange hazard to aviation.

Klyuchevskaya Sopka (Klyuchevskoy volcano – active stratovolcano in the East of Kamchatka, height – 4 thousand 850 m. it Is located 360 km from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Klyuchevskoy is one of the highest active volcanoes in Eurasia. Coming from the Klyuchevskoy volcano settlements – settlements Keys and Kozyrevsk, Ust-Kamchatsky district, located about 45 km away the eruption of the Klyuchevsky volcano in Kamchatka began on 3 April.

The previous eruption of Klyuchevskaya occurred from 1 January to 24 March 2015.

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