Highlights: Explore a volcanic region, trekking in a region that includes Klyuchevskaya (4,750m), Ushkovsky (3,943m), Bezymianny (2,882m) and Plosky Tolbachik
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- Geologists have found a new type of diamond in the frozen lava eruption of the Tolbachik
volcano in Kamchatka.
Photographer Denis Budkov caught the incident at the Plosky Tolbachik
volcano in the far east of Russia.
Dormant for nearly 40 years, Plosky Tolbachik
started erupting in late November of last year, spewing clouds of ash up to three kilometres into the air, and spilling hot lava down its flanks.
Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Muharram 29, 1434, Dec 13, 2012, SPA -- The volcano Plosky Tolbachik
is erupting the vapour, gas and ash at the height of four kilometres in Kamchatka.
Most of the Murashko specimens are of micromount or small thumbnail size, but occasionally larger ones are available, such as specimens from the Tolbachik
Volcano, one of Mikhail's specialties.
Volcanologists say that a crack about five kilometers long appeared on the slope of Plosky Tolbachik
, pouring lava and sending clouds of ash into the air.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- Lava flows from the slope of erupting volcano Plosky Tolbachik
in Russia's Far Eastern Kamchatka Peninsula have destroyed two nearby scientific camps, a local branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences said on Friday.
Locality: The great fissure Tolbachik
eruption (GFTE), Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia.
Summary: Tourists take a risk to approach the Plosky Tolbachik
volcano to take photos
The eruption at the 3,085-meter Plosky Tolbachik
volcano was given code orange (number three on the four-tiered USGS Volcano Alert Level), meaning it "poses limited hazards.
Locality: North Breach of the Great fissure eruption, Tolbachik
volcano, Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia.