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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 (Kamchatka) activity update

Monday Nov 12, 2012 07:13 AM | BY: T

A moderate explosions of the volcano seems to have occurred earlier today. An ash plume was reported to reach 14,000 ft (4.2 km) altitude and drifting south by VAAC Tokyo.
Previous news
Thursday, Nov 08, 2012
During 26 October-2 November a viscous lava flow continued to effuse on the NW flank of Shiveluch's lava dome, accompanied by hot avalanches and fumarolic activity. ... [more]
Sunday, Oct 28, 2012
The lava dome continues to grow slowly and explosions could occur any time. ... [more]
Sunday, Oct 28, 2012
The lava dome continues to grow slowly and explosions could occur any time. ... [more]
Friday, Oct 05, 2012
Mild ash emissions occurred during the night. An ash plume drifting at 6,500 ft / 2 km altitude carried by strong northwesterly winds was detected on satellite images at >340 km distance at 00:32 GMT earlier today. [more]
Thursday, Oct 04, 2012
KVERT reported that during 21-28 September a viscous lava flow continued to effuse on the NW flank of Shiveluch's lava dome, accompanied by hot avalanches and fumarolic activity. ... [more]

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