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Sheveluch Volcano, Kamchatka, Russia. This 2,800-meter-high stratovolcano in northern Kamchatka began unrest a few weeks ago with increasing small earthquakes . Explosive eruptions started last week and this copyrighted photo by Yuri Demyanchuk ( shows the activity on May 19, 2001. Photo used with permission; please contact Yuri for any additional reproduction. Additional photos are posted on

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