In Kamchatka, the eruption of Zhupanovsky volcano

© RIA Novosti / C. Fedorenkova in fotobounce on Zhupanovsky volcano. Archival photoIn Kamchatka, the eruption of Zhupanovsky volcano© RIA Novosti / C. Fedorenkova the image Bank

Kamchatka group volcanic eruption response (KVERT) Institute of Volcanology and seismology Feb RAS on Sunday recorded the ash plume to a height of 7 thousand meters at the Zhupanovsky volcano, reports the GU Ministry of emergency situations of Russia in the region.

«On the Zhupanovsky volcano have been recorded ash plume. The height of ash emissions amounted to seven thousand meters above sea level. The height of the volcano, 2 thousand 958 meters. With respect to the direction of the wind ash plume has spread to 20 kilometers in the Eastern direction from the volcano, to the side of the Kronotsky Bay. The spread of ash plume localities no», — stated in the message.

Also explains that international road traffic in the area of the Zhupanovsky volcano do not pass. A tour group in the area of the volcano was not registered.

«Vulcan assigned «orange» aviation code of the danger. Tourist organizations are recommended not to organize tours around the volcano,» adds the Agency.

In early September in Kamchatka intensified from two volcanoes — Shiveluch and Kliuchevskoi. The spread of their ash emission localities were absent.