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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: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 03/2320Z

Tuesday Oct 04, 2016 00:15 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  4 Oct 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 4 Oct 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 00:06 UTC, 04/10/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161004/0006Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/297
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 KVERT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 03/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N5648 E16124 - N5617 E16303 - N5520 E16400 -
N5443 E16348 - N5453 E16259 - N5557 E16230 - N5634 E16117 MOV SE
20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/0520Z SFC/FL110 N5628 E16317 - N5625 E16549 -
N5443 E16810 - N5337 E16811 - N5400 E16528
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/1120Z SFC/FL100 N5609 E16438 - N5610 E16711 -

N5336 E17118 - N5253 E17109 - N5342 E16607
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/1720Z SFC/FL080 N5601 E16454 - N5608 E16725 -

N5419 E17027 - N5318 E17248 - N5239 E16621 - N5343 E16447
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161004/0600Z=

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