Ash from the eruption of the Nameless fell for 125 kilometers in Ust-Kamchatsk

Ash from a volcanic eruption Nameless, which occurred in Kamchatka on March 9, fell in the district center of Ust-Kamchatsky in the east of the peninsula. According to the Kamchatka branch of the Geophysical Service RAS, there is no danger to the population.

Ust-Kamchatsky, where about 4,700 people, located 125 kilometers north-east of the foot of a giant. Specialists specify the amount of volcanic dust that fell in the village.

The active phase of the eruption was short Nameless. Within a short time, he threw a column of ash to a height of eight feet above sea level. A cloud of ash from the eruption shifted to its 521 km east of the volcano. Currently Active giant dropped substantially, according to ITAR-TASS. Active eruption, please let the Kamchatka branch of the Geophysical Service of the Russian.

Untitled — one of the most active volcanoes in the world. It is located in the central part of the Klyuchevskaya volcano 350 kilometers north-east of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. The nearest town — settlement Keys — removed from the foot of the giant by 40 kilometers. Volcano erupts once or twice a year. The eruptions are explosive and last from several hours to several days.

The most powerful in modern history is the eruption of the Nameless in 1956. Then the volcano, which had a height 3080 meters, in a short time released into the atmosphere three cubic kilometers of volcanic products, and was lower in the 200 meters. At the moment, its height is about 2.8 kilometers away. Since 1965, scientists observed a 41 strong explosive eruption of the volcano. Since 1993, he is under daily observation.

Source: vesti.ru.

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