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Eruption of Russia’s Kliuchevskoi Volcano With Video.

December 8, 2013 – Eruption of Russia’s Kliuchevskoi Volcano Filmed in Time-lapse: A German photographer has captured Russia’s Mount Kliuchevskoi erupting in stunning time-lapse footage (additional picture below). Volcano Eruption Video The spectacular scenes were recorded by photographer Martin Rietze … Continue reading

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The Shiveluch Volcano, on the Kamchatka Peninsula in Russia , Erupts With Ash Clouds to 30,000 Feet.

June 10, 2013 – The Kamchatkan volcano Shiveluch has thrice emitted columns of hot volcanic ash and gas: The tallest plume reached nine kilometers (29,527 feet) the Kamchatkan branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences‘ Geophysical Service reported on Sunday. … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day – Volcanoes of the Russian Kamchatka Peninsula.

April 21, 2013 – Picture of the Day: In this striking picture from Russia (2006), a tundra valley extends between Tolbachik and Kamen Volcanoes in the Kamchatka Peninsula. A line of clouds separates a 2,600 foot crater from the huge … Continue reading

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A Powerful 7.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the Kuril Islands Russia.

April 19, 2013 – A Powerful 7.2 Magnitude Earthquake Struck the Kuril Islands in Russia: The quake struck at 3:05AM GMT on April 19th, at a depth of 122 kilometers (76 miles). The deep quake precluded a tsunami; however, it … Continue reading

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5,293 Global Earthquakes from 1973 to 2013.

April 9, 2013: 5,293 Global Earthquakes from 1973 to 2013: I downloaded all earthquakes, with a magnitude of 6.0 or greater, from January 1, 1973 to April 8, 2013. This produced a data set of 5,293 global earthquakes, which I … Continue reading

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A 6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near the Aleutian Island Chain of Alaska.

September 14, 2011 – A 6.1 Magnitude Earthquake Struck Near Attu Station, Alaska an Hour Ago: The 6.1 Magnitude quake struck at 9:10AM at the epicenter. It was 2:10PM in New York (EDT), 1:10PM in Chicago (CDT), 12:10PM in Denver … Continue reading

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Mount Shiveluch Stages Spectacular Eruption.

August 29, 2011 – Mount Shiveluch Stages Spectacular Eruption: A large remarkable eruption, by Mount Shiveluch – located on the Russian Kamchatka peninsula, was seen last night in a beautiful but deadly display of nature’s power and fury. Ash and … Continue reading

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