Bezymianny


Bezymianny

Infobox Mountain
Name = Bezymianny
Photo = Kamchatka Bezy Kliyu Kamen.jpg
Caption = Kamchatka volcanoes: Klyuchevskaya Sopka (up), Bezymianny (down), both in activity, and the Kamen (middle).
Elevation = 2,882 metres (9,455 feet)
Location = Kamchatka, Russia
Range =
Prominence =
Coordinates = coord|55|58|42|N|160|35|12|E|type:mountain
Topographic

Type = Stratovolcano
Age =
Last eruption = 2006
First ascent =
Easiest route =

Bezymianny ( _ru. Безымянный) is an active stratovolcano in Kamchatka, Russia. The volcano's name means "nameless".

Bezymianny is located on the southeast slope of the extinct volcano Kamen.Its greatest eruption happened in 1955-1956 which lowered the top of the mountain by about 200 m (600 ft). The surrounding landscape of the mountain was changed by a lateral blast that flattened the area with thick ash and pyroclastic flow-like materials.

The 1956 eruption of Bezymianny was similar to the May 18, 1980 eruption of Mount St. Helens in the United States. During the 1956 eruption, a debris avalanche removed 0.5 cubic kilometres of material and also produced a "directed blast" as magma became exposed at the surface.

External links

* [http://www.volcano.si.edu/world/volcano.cfm?vnum=1000-25= Global Volcanism Program]
* [http://data.emsd.iks.ru/videokzy/videokzy.htm Bezymianny Volcano live webcam]
* [http://kamchatka.ginras.ru/main/textpage/bezymianny.htm Holocene Volcanoes in Kamchatka / Bezymianny]
* [http://maps.google.com/maps?q=55%C2%B058'N,160%C2%B036'E&spn=1,1&t=k Google Maps satellite image]


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