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Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
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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: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161009/1020Z FL190 EXTD S OBS VA DTG: 09/1050Z

Sunday Oct 09, 2016 11:30 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  9 Oct 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 9 Oct 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 11:20 UTC, 09/10/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161009/1120Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/318
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161009/1020Z FL190 EXTD S
OBS VA DTG: 09/1050Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 N5640 E16126 - N5631 E16127 - N5630 E16119 -
N5639 E16120 MOV S 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/1650Z SFC/FL190 N5550 E16203 - N5536 E16219 -
N5529 E16217 - N5528 E16120 - N5537 E16120
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/2250Z SFC/FL190 N5454 E16153 - N5507 E16253 -

N5445 E16307 - N5437 E16202
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/0450Z SFC/FL190 N5426 E16256 - N5429 E16406 -

N5420 E16357 - N5406 E16444 - N5352 E16418 - N5404 E16317
RMK: VA OF PREVIOUS VAA DISSIPATED ON SATELLITE IMAGERY. NEW VA OBS

SATELLITE IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: 20161009/1500Z=

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