On the Kamchatka Peninsula in Russia for the first time in the last nine years were active and began erupting Shiveluch volcano
In Kamchatka, the eruption of the Shiveluch volcano, which during the last days were regularly thrown into the atmosphere significant amounts of ash. This was reported on the website volcano Observatory village Keys.
In the presented photos show how the slopes of the active dome of a volcano beginning to go red-hot lava.
It is noted that the volcano intensified in December, and since then was constantly under observation, but now every day he throws out more ash and lumps of lava, and on the night of Thursday, January 17, began the draining of the lava flows. This time the eruption can be very strong, experts say.
The volcano emits ash and evaporation on the multi-kilometer height, which may present a potential danger to aircraft flights.
The Shiveluch volcano is the northernmost of operating in Kamchatka, its height is 3283 meters, approximate age is 60-70 thousand years. The last eruption here was recorded in 2010.
It is worth noting that, according to many experts, the catastrophic consequences of the eruption do not need to wait, after nine years of peace the eruption could be strong, but not critical.
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