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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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Shiveluch volcano news and updates

Fri, 30 Sep 2016, 16:15
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Fri, 30 Sep 2016, 02:30
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 30 Sep 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Thu, 29 Sep 2016, 00:15
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 29 Sep 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Tue, 27 Sep 2016, 13:00
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 27 Sep 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Sun, 25 Sep 2016, 12:05
Near the front of the pyroclastic flow from Shiveluch about 10 km away (Image: Volkstat.ru)
A major partial dome collapse occurred on 19 Sep local time in Kamchatka (9 hours ahead of UTC), removing a larger part of the SW flank of the active dome and excavating a deep gully. The resulting pyroclastic flow traveled over 10 km. ...more [read all]
Fri, 23 Sep 2016, 18:15
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Fri, 23 Sep 2016, 00:45
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 23 Sep 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Thu, 22 Sep 2016, 12:15
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 22 Sep 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Wed, 21 Sep 2016, 22:30
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Wed, 21 Sep 2016, 06:15
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 21 Sep 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]

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