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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 21/0520Z

Wednesday Sep 21, 2016 06:15 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 21 Sep 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 21 Sep 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 06:00 UTC, 21/09/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20160921/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/255
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 21/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N5646 E16124 - N5540 E16413 - N5449 E16349 -
N5630 E16116 MOV SE 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/1120Z SFC/FL170 N5530 E16256 - N5558 E16304 -
N5448 E16619 - N5341 E16651 - N5339 E16614
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/1720Z SFC/FL160 N5515 E16451 - N5354 E16846 -

N5235 E17015 - N5236 E16848 - N5357 E16553
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 21/2320Z SFC/FL160 N5425 E16707 - N5136 E17405 -

N5117 E17246 - N5257 E16829
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20160921/1200Z=

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