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Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
Stratovulkaan 3283 m (10,771 ft)
Kamchatka, 56.65°N / 161.36°E
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1739(?), 1800(?), 1854 (Plinian eruption), 1879-83, 1897-98, 1905, 1928-29, 1930, 1944-50, 1964 (sub-Plinian, large dome collapse and debris flow), 1980-81, 1984, 1985, 1986-88, 1988, 1989 1990-94, 1997, 1998, 1999, 1999-ongoing
Typical eruption style:
Highly explosive. Construction of lava domes and large pyroclastic flows caused by dome collapse. One of Kamchatka's largest and most active volcanoes.
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Shiveluch volcano news and updates
Shiveluch volcano (Kamchatka) activity update
do, 12 sep 2013, 08:48
08:48 AM | DOOR: T
Explosion from Shiveluch volcano this morning (KVERT webcam)
The volcano continues to slowly extrude a new lobe of viscous lava from the dome. This process is accompanied by occasional explosions and ash emissions such as one this morning that produced a plume rising to 19,000 ft (5.8 km) altitude.
KVERT reports no changes in activity, which is currently relatively low. Accompanied by moderate seismic activity, a viscous lava dome continues to grow and produces small incandescent rockfalls and occasional ash emissions such as on the attached webcam picture this morning. Glow can be seen at night. Lees alle
Activity has calmed down, but the lava dome remains active and continues to produce occasional small ash emissions such as this morning: ... Lees alle
The volcano continues to extrude a new lobe of viscous lava (visible as the dark patch in the webcam image) at the lava dome, as well as produce occasional (usually small) ash explosions. ... Lees alle
Eruptive activity continued all week with explosions producing ash plumes that rose up to 16,400-22,960 ft (5.0-7.0 km) a.s.l. and extended to the east and north-east of the volcano. ... Lees alle
Explosions continue to occur frequently. Several eruptions during the past 48 hours produced ash plume rising to about 20,000 ft (6 km) altitude. ... Lees alle
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