Shiveluch volcanoes, Kluchevskoy and Karimsky actively erupting in Kamchatka.
As reported Friday in Kamchatka group Volcanic Eruption Response (KVERT), this week Sheveluch threw ashes on 4.5 km. above sea level, weak steam and gas plumes here extend for 70 km. east of the volcano, and in the vicinity of its dome recorded large thermal anomaly.
"Kluchevskoy all week throws volcanic bombs at 300 m., And its slope flowing lava. Karimskaya over volcano ash column rose to 5.5 km. above sea level, and ash plumes stretched for 165 km. east of the giant December 1-2, "- said the scientist.
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The old stone is
the highest mountain peak in the vicinity
Nizhny Tagil. The height of 755.4 meters above the
Sea. The old city of Stone is in
south-westerly direction at a distance of 45
kilometers. By the foot of the mountain can be reached by
dirt roads and only Chernoistochinsk
Karpushihi. Of Dependence of and Levihi lead
impassable roads. From the foot of the mountain to the
peaks about two hours walk along the forest
The old stone just
is conditional on the border of two continents:
Europe and Asia. From the top of many kilometers
open space Read more [...]
Acanthus leaf sculpture of the same name south of the plant. Is widely used as a decorative motif.
Arch curved slab span.
Attic wall above the crowning building cornice.
Balcony serving area on the facade of the building enclosed by railings and communicating with the interior space.
Balyustra low curly columns supporting the banisters, balconies, etc.
Through balustrade fencing as railing balconies, galleries, staircases, roofs.
Drum crowning the building, Read more [...]
North Ural consists of a series of parallel ridges and meridional extension, separated by longitudinal and transverse valleys depression upper reaches Shchugor, Ilych, Podcherye, Pechora, Visscher and their tributaries. The total width of the strip mining 50—60 km, and with foothill ridges 80—100 km. Central watershed Ridge, known as the Stone Poyasovy below adjoining the west ridge: the average Height its 700—750 m, and only some peaks exceeding 1,000 meters (Washing systems-Chokur—1279 m Otorten1182 m).
In the relief of the northern part of the mountain is most clearly Read more [...]
River terraces landforms within the boundaries of the river plains, educated activities river; horizontal or slightly sloping site on the day of the plains, towering above the surface floodplain, limited at the top and bottom ledges.
River terraces in the past were the floodplains of the river. The river, cutting, ceased to pour still learn and have formed the latest on the smaller level.
These processes can be justified by oscillatory movements of the earth's crust, reduced level reservoir, which flows into the river, or increased consumption of water in it under the influence of weather configurations, Read more [...]
The river Ufa flows among the Ural mountains. Shore its high, rocky, and covered almost everywhere beautiful forest. The winding river; the boat sometimes picks up rapidly over and bear with great speed through the narrow "stone throats" or on shallow rocky reefs. Sometimes the current is slowed down, and sail the wide calm pools where on a clear quiet afternoon, the surface of the water mirror.
If you pass meadows during haymaking, and you noticed mowers, you will attract everyone's attention: the tourists outlandish spectacle.
To be able to send you on a boat of truce and invite you Read more [...]
Stake river the basin of the Barents sea, flows on the Kola Peninsula, Murmansk region of the Russian Federation.
Locations: , Cola, p. Dairy, p. kildinstroy, p. animal-breeding sovkhoz, p. shongui, p. Saami, p. Magnetites. All of the above locations are placed exactly at the river.
Route: Federal highway Murmansk - St. Petersburg, through the above locations.
Feature of the surrounding area is very hilly. The coastline is composed of stones, rocks and pebbles, very occasionally outcrops. Forest height of 7-12 m, the base of which is birch with an admixture of spruce, pine and Rowan, suitable to Read more [...]
In the Smolensk region 4th year is demining operations Dnieper river bed of explosive ordnance and ammunition left over from the time of stately Russian war.
In a unique and unsafe operations research, search and destroy projectiles times stately Russian war, to find on the days of the Dnieper River in bad visibility criteria involved 24 employees 294 th Center for conducting rescue operations special risk "Leader" Emergency Situations Ministry.
Works are under motivated applets aimed at upgrading of the promenade and the revival of navigation in the Smolensk region.
In 2010, the rescuers did more Read more [...]
Polar Ural - one of the most sublime pieces of ancient Ural Mountains. Crests of ridges here rise to 1100-1300 m above sea level, and the individual peaks reach even greater heights. The axial zone of the Polar Urals is mainly composed of ancient metamorphic rocks, broken through the powerful outpouring of granites and granodiorites, which are associated with rare-metal mineralization and deposits of rock crystal. Many mountain ranges stacked quartzite and quartzite conglomerates.
By the nature of the relief and geological structure of the Polar Urals is divided into northern and southern parts Read more [...]
In the lower reaches Volga over the last day saw the rise of the level at 0.1-0.6 meters in connection inflated dumping water Volgograd hydroelectric power.
The Republic of Tatarstan resumed vernal development processes with increasing water levels in the rivers 0.4-1.3 meters - Sviyaga, Kubni, Kazanka, Sheshma and others. On the river below the village Ulema Aleberdino congestion ice profit amounted to 2.5 meters of water per day, began flooding the coastal part of the village.
In the Penza region in the vicinity of the village on the River Ouse cherd tributary Sura was a sharp increase in water Read more [...]
Since March 31, on the ground of the Voronezh region regime introduced excessive readiness. As a result of a sharp increase in temperature, saturated snowmelt and rainfall in the area of the region on April 1 began the second wave of flooding. At risk were seven localities of Shuberskoe, newcomer Usman Babyakovo Novousmansky district, Expanse, Bearish, Losev and Endovische Semiluki district.
Flood waters podtopilo over 350 excavation sites, 20 residential and 23 suburban home located in the lowlands. In temporary accommodation to the relatives of 28 people evacuated. Also on the ground area Read more [...]
"At the volcano Kluchevskoy going strong steam and gas activity on the eve of a steam-gas column rose to a height of nearly seven kilometers above sea level, March 4, steam-gas plume stretches 50 km north-east from the volcano," - said the agency "Interfax-East," the head of the Kamchatka Group Volcanic Eruption Response (KVERT) Olga Kirin Friday.
According to her, throws a giant volcanic bombs to a height of 300 meters above the crater, on the western slope of the lava flows Kliuchevskoi, near the crater of the volcano recorded a large bright thermal anomaly.
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As a result of heavy snowfall that hit the United States a number of states, killing three people, including a child.
On Saturday, a blizzard descended on a number of American states from Texas to Oklahoma. All the dead were victims of road accidents.
Because of the snow drifts in the region closed some roads, including federal. In addition, authorities are warning local residents that, in addition to the drifts on the road surface ice crust is formed.
According to forecasters, covered in bad weather states per night should fall from 12 to 35 inches of rain. Snowfall accompanied by strong wind Read more [...]
Genuine desire for travel and adventure called us on the Blue Mountains. This mountain range is located west of Nizhny Tagil, and we, the three friends, rushing to his motorcycles on Serebryanskoye path, leaving behind a river Cheremshanka, Poludenku, Zyryanka.
Passing Pass Qarase mountains and ridge Small Urals, cross the border "Europe-Asia". In front of us overlook the river valley Mezhevaya duck on both sides which is conveniently located a small village Sinegorskiy. Once the river was the border lands of Count Stroganov and owners Demidov Read more [...]
White Mountain - one of the peaks of the Main Ural mountain range. Comb her naked shihans rises to 712 Peters above sea level and above the level of the pond Chernoistochinsk 500 meters. Along the crest of the White is the border of Europe and Asia.
In the spring of her long delayed snow, and in the autumn, when it is the first cold snap, the surrounding mountain tall firs are green and silver, the top is white with frost, hence the name White.
Peak - two rocky ridge-ostanaa around that part of the club mist. Between the ridges stretches wide saddle, covered with forests of birch, larch, ash Read more [...]
VYYKA II, SETTLEMENT
seasonal settlement. the Mesolithic (the second floor. V millennium BC.) in Cp. Trans-Urals. Sverdl. region., Krasnouralskiy district, 7.5 km to the east of s.Borodinka. Openly and Inst. Yu.B.Serikovym in 1973-1978.
Memory. Located at the mouth promontory at the confluence of rr.Vyya and Salda, 210 meters from the shore edge, at the level of the second terrace above the floodplain. Pl. pos. 700 sq.m. Memory. single layer. Only at the periphery of the vessel is found early yellow. century.
Found 3 ground dwelling diameter 5.5-7 m. Dwellings located in a large arc along the Read more [...]
1 According to the Northern Railway Station Synya (from Moscow 41 hours).2 Skiing from the station to the river Large Sychya Synya (5 km) and up to the mouth of the creek it Levvozh (117 km). Only 122 km (6 days).3 Up the valley Levvozha to the source (18 km) and through the watershed to the river Sedyu (5 km). Only 23 km (1 day).4 Down the valley Sedyu (12 km) and go through the watershed to the river Large Patok (7 km). Only 19 km (1 day).5 Down the Great Molasses (6 km) upriver expression (8 km) and its right tributary Patokvozhu (10 km) to the confluence of the two sources. Only 24 km (1 day).6 Read more [...]
Just four of the volcano of Kamchatka "trembled" and threw steam, gas and ash, K2K reported in the Far Eastern regional emergencies center with reference to the observations of experts of the Institute of Volcanology and Seismology FED RAS and groups KVERT.
Rescuers reported that volcanoes Shiveluch Kluchevskoy, Unnamed and Karimsky above the background seismicity, registered a series of seismic events in the construction of volcanoes. Over the past days were observed weak ash-gas explosions and avalanches.
In this regard, the rescuers have warned of the danger to flights on international and Read more [...]
The northernmost active volcano in Kamchatka Shiveluch on Monday threw out a column of ash to a height of 7.5 kilometers, according to RIA Novosti, the representative of the Kamchatka branch of the Geophysical Service of Russian Academy of Sciences.
"Intense plumes from the crater of the giant watch specialists Kluchevskoy vulkanostantsii located 40 kilometers from the volcano," - said the agency interlocutor.
He explained that the plumes of ash emissions extend to a distance of 10 kilometers.
During the day in the vicinity of the volcano seismic record of more than 40 local earthquakes. Read more [...]