Shiveluch volcano in Kamchatka is ready for a powerful eruption: photo and video

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The active volcano Shiveluch has awakened in Kamchatka and is ready for a powerful eruption. This is reported by the Russian media. The volcano throws ash to a height of almost five kilometers. Scientists expect an eruption at any moment. In this regard, it was forbidden to approach the volcano within a radius of 15 kilometers.

An ash plume up to 4,600 meters has already been recorded. The ash plume extends 10 kilometers northeast of the volcano. From the slopes, according to forecasts, pyroclastic flows will descend, ash emissions and collapses will occur. Lava flows can travel up to 20 km and block the Petropavlovsk–Kamchatsky — Ust-Kamchatsk.

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