Karymsky Volcano, Kamchatka
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Early March eruptions of Karymsky volcano on Russia‘«÷s Kamchatka Peninsula left the usually white snow a gray ashy color. The ashfall forms a triangle extending from the stratovolcano‘«÷s summit eastward to the coast. Karymsky is the most active volcano of Kamchatka‘«÷s eastern volcanic zone. The latest eruptive period began about 500 years ago after a 2300-year period of quiescence. The image was acquired March 6, 2009, covers an area of 40.1 x 28.8 km, and is located near 54 degrees north latitude, 159.4 degrees east longitude.
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Please give credit for these images to:
NASA/METI/AIST/Japan Space Systems,
and U.S./Japan ASTER Science Team