Klyuchevskoy volcano threw a column of ash to 5.5 kilometers

Klyuchevskoy volcano on Kamchatka threw a column of ash to a height of 5.5 kilometers above sea level, according to the Kamchatka group volcanic eruption response (KVERT) Institute of Volcanology and seismology Feb RAS.

Earlier Monday morning two-kilometer ash emissions have occurred at the other Kamchatka volcano Karymsky.

It is noted that the giant assigned "orange" aviation code of the danger, but the international route air traffic around the volcano do not pass.

According to the regional Central Board MOE, drop the ashes in the settlements of Kamchatskiy Krai is not fixed.

Klyuchevskoy volcano erupts November 2019. Since that time, in the deep summit crater of this giant was strombolian explosions, which led to the accumulation of lava. 18 APR filled crater started lava flow in the South-Eastern sector of the volcano, which continues at the present time.

Klyuchevskoy volcano is the highest active volcano of Eurasia (4 750 m). It belongs to the Klyuchevskaya group and is located 30 kilometers from the village of Keys Ust-Kamchatsky district on the right Bank of the Kamchatka river, 360 kilometers from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky.