Kuril Ebeko volcano threw a column of ash height of 4.5 kilometers

Курильский вулкан Эбеко выбросил столб пепла высотой 4,5 километра

The Ebeko volcano located on the Kuril island of Paramushir, threw into the sky a column of ash height of 4.5 km. The plume from the eruption stretches to the South of the volcano 10 kilometers, reported in GU Ministry of emergency situations of Russia across the Sakhalin region.

The mountain is located seven kilometers North-West from Severo-Kurilsk. In the MOE noted that the deposition of ash or odor of hydrogen sulfide in the city is not recorded, the threat to the lives of its people missing.

Stratovulkan Ebeko located in the Northern part of the Vernadsky ridge. Height of 1156 meters, and the top are a few craters. The last time the volcano erupted in 2012. Activity it began again in October 2016.

It is noteworthy that a few days ago, the eruption of another volcano located in the Kuril Islands – Raikoke. After almost 100 years, he produced the eruption, in which all life on the island was destroyed. Ash rose into the sky to a height of 13 kilometers.