|(1) VOLCANO OBSERVATORY NOTICE FOR AVIATION (VONA)|
|(3) Volcano:||Kambalny (CAVW #300010)|
|(4) Current Aviation Color Code:||GREEN|
|(5) Previous Aviation Color Code:||yellow|
|(7) Notice Number:||2017-86|
|(8) Volcano Location:||N 51 deg 18 min E 156 deg 52 min|
|(9) Area:||Kamchatka, Russia|
|(10) Summit Elevation:||7071.68 ft (2156 m)|
|(11) Volcanic Activity Summary:||Explosive eruption lasting from 24 March till 10 April, 2017, probably ended. Only a moderate gas-steam activity of the volcano was observing during the last month. Satellite data by KVERT showed the volcano was quiet or obscured by clouds. KVERT continues to monitor Kambalny volcano.
A gas-steam activity of the volcano continues. Ongoing activity could affect low-flying aircraft.
|(12) Volcanic cloud height:||NO ASH CLOUD PRODUSED|
|(13) Other volcanic cloud information:||NO ASH CLOUD PRODUSED|
|(15) Contacts:||Dr. Olga A. Girina, Head of KVERT, IVS FEB RAS|
Duty scientist: +79622825253
|(16) Next Notice:||A new VONA will be issued if conditions change significantly or the Aviation Color Code is changes. VONAs are posted at http://www.kscnet.ru/ivs/kvert/index_eng.php.|
In Russia, KVERT, on behalf of the Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (IVS) FEB RAS, is responsible for providing information on volcanic activity to international air navigation services for the airspace users.
For formal scientific citation of this VONA/KVERT Information Release, please use the following:
VONA/KVERT Information Release, May 19, 2017. KVERT, Institute of Volcanology and Seismology FEB RAS. URL: http://www.kscnet.ru/ivs/kvert/van/?n=2017-86.