Terrible eruption of the Shiveluch volcano on the Kamchatka Peninsula – a huge column of ash startled even seasoned
On Saturday morning, December 24, on the Kamchatka Peninsula again “spoke” the Shiveluch volcano. He threw into the sky a column of ash height of 7 kilometers. Note that the volcano itself is more than two times lower than a new eruption. Its altitude is 3283 meters.
In the regional emergencies Ministry said that the plume from the emission spread
at 15 km in South West direction. On the way distribution is the village
Keys. Evidence, whether suffered by the local population, no. In the settlements of Ust-Kamchatsky
district has not recorded the deposition of ash after the eruption.
Vulcan assigned “orange” aviation code
hazard, which means a higher degree of threat. Hiking and
a trip to the area of the volcano is recommended to temporarily organize. However, it
there are a large number of adventurers, wanting to go to the volcano in
a time like this .
As reported, “Russian conversation” earlier on the Kamchatka Peninsula it is expected an eruption of another volcano Nameless. He is considered one of the most active in the world because of concerns scientists is very serious. According to specialists, the ash emissions can reach the height of 15 km above sea level. This volcano has also been assigned “orange” aviation code of the danger.
Photo source: TASS.