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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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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
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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: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161002/1910Z FL130 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 02/2000Z

Sunday Oct 02, 2016 20:45 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  2 Oct 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 2 Oct 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 20:35 UTC, 02/10/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161002/2035Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/289
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161002/1910Z FL130 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 02/2000Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N5648 E16122 - N5629 E16237 - N5607 E16227 -
N5631 E16121 MOV SE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0200Z SFC/FL120 N5629 E16354 - N5633 E16723 -
N5650 E16951 - N5608 E16735 - N5550 E16520 - N5609 E16309
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/0800Z SFC/FL110 N5714 E17238 - N5801 E17454 -

N5935 E17634 - N5753 E17527 - N5638 E17246 - N5539 E16659 - N5535
E16353
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/1400Z SFC/FL130 N5902 E17735 - N6126 E17855 -

N6223 E17635 - N6211 E17909 - N6027 W17936 - N5806 E17756 - N5331
E16419 - N5510 E16454
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161003/0000Z=

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