Volcano Activity – Asia – Russia [Asia]


EDIS Number: VA-20120306-34415-RUS
Date / time: 06/03/2012 04:02:14 [UTC]
Event: Volcano Activity
Area: Asia
Country: Russia [Asia]
State/County: Kamchatka Peninsula
Location: [Unnamed Volcano]
Number of Deads: N/A
Number of Injured: N/A
Number of Infected: N/A
Number of Missing: N/A
Number of Affected: N/A
Number of Evacuated: N/A
Damage level: N/A

Description:

n Kamchatka, in the Russian Far East, the Unnamed Volcano has been assigned the highest aviation danger code of "red." The ash and gases that are being spewed from the crater can seriously damage aircraft systems. The volcano is also showing high seismic activity and signs that it may possibly erupt. On average the Unnamed Volcano emits ash and gases 1-2 times a year. Previously the most powerful emissions were in 1956.

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