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Chirinkotan volcano
stratovolcano 724 m / 2,375 ft
Northern Kuriles, Russia, 48.98°N / 153.48°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Chirinkotan volcano eruptions:
2017, 2016, 2013-15, 2004, 1986, 1979-80, 1955?, 1900, 1884, 1760 (?)
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Chirinkotan volcano news & activity updates:

Chirinkotan volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY

Wednesday Mar 01, 2017 23:45 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAK22 at 23:42 UTC, 01/03/17 from PAWU
VAAAK2
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20170301/2345Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: CHIRINKOTAN 290260

PSN: N4859 E15329

AREA: KURIL ISLANDS

SUMMIT ELEV: 2375 FT [724 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/002

INFO SOURCE: HIMIWARI

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY

OBS VA DTG: 01/2345Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N4948 E16354 - N4951 E16704 - N4821 E16748
- N4805 E16314 - N4948 E16354 MOV E 30KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 02/0545Z SFC/FL170 N4925 E16656 - N4856 E16914
- N4738 E16824 - N4759 E16524 - N4925 E16656.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 02/1145Z SFC/FL170 N4900 E16845 - N4830
E17107 - N4739 E16954 - N4800 E16717 - N4900 E16845 - N4900
E16845.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 02/1745Z NO VA EXP.

RMK: VAAC TOKYO HAS TRANSFERRED RESPONSIBILITY OF THIS EVENT
TO VAAC ANCHORAGE. THIS ADVISORY UPDATES MESSAGE FVFE01 RJTD.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170302/0545Z

AV MAR 2017 AAWU

Previous news
Satellite image of Chirinkotan volcano on  1 Mar 2017
Wednesday, Mar 01, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, Jan 26, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Spot corresponding to the ash plume on fresh Himawari 8 satellite image
Monday, Nov 28, 2016
A large explosion seems to have occurred a few hours ago at the volcano. A possible ash plume penetrating a thick deck of clouds was spotted by VAAC Tokyo on Himawari-8 satellite data. ... [more]
Satellite image of Chirinkotan volcano on 28 Nov 2016
Monday, Nov 28, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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