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10.12.10.Na Kamchatka volcano Kizimen fixed activation. Giant assigned "orange" air code, warning of the dangers pose to aviation ash and gases that it emits.
On this day the ITAR-TASS referring to the group of Kamchatka Volcanic Eruption Response Qwerty.
Qwerty experts drew attention to the increase of seismic activity at the volcano and thermal anomaly in its active part. Scientists believe that the giant can at any time to throw the ashes to a height of 10 kilometers above sea level.
According to the Kamchatka branch of the Geophysical Service RAS, for a day at the volcano recorded 447 local earthquakes. One of them lasted 20 minutes and could be accompanied by emission of ash reported in the service.
From the base "Ipuin", located 25 kilometers to the west of Kizimen reported that giant periodically threw ash gray.
Volcano Kizimen height of 2.5 meters above sea level is 265 kilometers north of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Since the summer of last year, near the beginning of the volcano recorded seismic activity.
Kizimen — one of 29 active volcanoes in Kamchatka. Its last eruption was observed in 1928-1929. Since then, he "slept" until 2009. For giant are continuously monitored.