Kizimen volcano, Kamchatka, Russia generates a lot of (seismic) activity

Kizimen volcano located on the Kamchatka Peninsula Russia has got a burst of activity during the last 24 hours (August 20/21 2011). KVERT Russian scientists have measured more than 900 seismic tremors over the last 24 hours. was auto-alerted by a shallow 4.3 earthquake … [Read more...]

Focus on an active volcano. Today : Kliuchevskoi (Kamchatka)

Kliuchevskoi is Kamchatka's (Russia) highest and most active volcano. The Kliuchevskoi volcano is reported as being active today. Since its origin about 6000 years ago, the beautifully symmetrical, 4835-m-high basaltic stratovolcano has produced frequent moderate-volume explosive and effusive … [Read more...]