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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
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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: 22/2320Z

Sunday Oct 23, 2016 00:15 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 23 Oct 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 23 Oct 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 23/10/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161023/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/398
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 22/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL250 N5902 E16023 - N5834 E16019 - N5827 E16005 -
N5840 E15945 MOV N 20KT SFC/FL180 N5830 E15755 - N5804 E15646 -
N5828 E15620 - N5845 E15739 MOV NW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 23/0520Z SFC/FL240 N5935 E15509 - N5959 E15815 -
N5837 E15808 - N5918 E15633 - N5833 E15444 - N5856 E15419 SFC/FL180
N5918 E15119 - N5940 E15432 - N5841 E15330 - N5810 E15206 - N5826
E15116
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 23/1120Z SFC/FL230 N6017 E15702 - N5821 E15417 -

N5826 E15253 - N5954 E15255 - N5941 E15025 - N5824 E14900 - N5902
E14725 - N6003 E14820 SFC/FL190 N5920 E14703 - N6007 E14850 - N6012
E15124 - N5949 E15125 - N5750 E14641 - N5806 E14612
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 23/1720Z SFC/FL240 N6048 E14517 - N6015 E15551 -

N5744 E14808 - N5942 E15028 - N6001 E14602 - N5751 E14422 - N5935
E14250 SFC/FL200 N6041 E14534 - N6039 E14900 - N5945 E14900 - N5655
E14341 - N5923 E14348
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161023/0600Z=

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