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Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
Shiveluch volcano
Stratovolcano 3283 m (10,771 ft)
Kamchatka, 56.65°N / 161.36°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Shiveluch volcano eruptions:
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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Kamchatka - Land of Colors (volcano expedition to Kamchatka)
Shiveluch Volcano Special (8-days expedition to see the ongoing eruption of Shiveluch volcano 16-24 Mar 2019)

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Shiveluch volcano news and updates

Sun, 22 Dec 2019, 12:15
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 22 Dec 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction. ...more [read all]
Sun, 22 Dec 2019, 00:45
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 10 kts in E direction. ...more [read all]
Tue, 10 Dec 2019, 12:00
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 10 Dec 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Wed, 27 Nov 2019, 09:17
Glow from Sheveluch's lava dome (image: KVERT)
The volcano's lava dome remains in a very active state. ...more [read all]
Fri, 15 Nov 2019, 04:15
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Thu, 14 Nov 2019, 05:15
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 33000 ft (10100 m) altitude or flight level 330 and is moving at 55 kts in SE direction. ...more [read all]
Wed, 13 Nov 2019, 16:00
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Wed, 13 Nov 2019, 06:45
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 13 Nov 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Tue, 12 Nov 2019, 23:00
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 33000 ft (10100 m) altitude or flight level 330 and is moving at 55 kts in SE direction. ...more [read all]
Tue, 12 Nov 2019, 13:45
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 33000 ft (10100 m) altitude or flight level 330 and is moving at 35 kts in SE direction. ...more [read all]

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