The Klyuchevskaya Sopka volcano on Kamchatka threw a column of ash to a height of 6 km above sea level, reported in the Kamchatka branch of Geophysical service RAS.
This event at the volcano occurred early on Monday morning local time. Ash plume extends North-East from the volcano, – said the representative of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
He noted that the spread of ash plume localities no.
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.