Another two active volcanoes in Kamchatka spew ash

Kizimen and Karymsky volcano in Kamchatka, Russia spewing ash and gas, accompanied by tremors, Russian science agency said Friday. The representative of the Geophysical Service of the Russian Academy of Sciences, said that as many as 400 aftershocks have been recorded, the ITAR-Tass news agency reported Friday. "Orange" aviation alert code was activated, warning of the danger of volcanic ash and flue gases can pose to aircraft, officials said. Rising to a height of credit feet Kizimen, about 265 kilometers from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Geologists estimate the volcano formed about 12,000 years ago. One of 29 active volcanoes in Kamchatka, Kizimen was violent in 1928 and 1929. He started to become active again in 2009. In the 4.875-foot Karymskaya is the most active volcano of Kamchatka eastern volcanic zone and symmetrical stratovolcano, academy spokesman said. Its activity has increased dramatically in 1996 and still occasionally flares up. —UPI

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