Director of “Group of mud volcanoes of Baku and Absheron peninsula" of the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources Jeyhun Pashayev said that volcanic eruption took place at 08:53 on September 23, 2018. The second eruption was recorded at 09:58. At present the eruption process is in progress. The height of the flame is 200-300 meters. There are cracks in the area with a depth of up to 40 meters.
It is noteworthy that the last eruption on the Otman-Bozdag volcano, the second largest mud volcano in the world, occurred on February 6, 2017.
23 September 2018
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