A relatively large explosion occurred on the Ebeko volcano on the island of Paramushir, Russia, at 21:21 UTC on April 29. The ash plume reached 3,658 meters above sea level and drifted southeast.
A video of the consequences showed that the nearby city of Severo-Kurilsk is covered in a layer of ash.
According to the Kamchatka Volcanic Eruption Response Group (KVERT), moderate explosive activity on the volcano continues and explosions up to 6,000 m high can occur at any time. Ongoing activities may affect low-flying aircraft and the airport of Severo-Kurilsk.