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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 20161024/1730Z FL130 EXTD S OBS VA DTG: 24/1800Z

Monday Oct 24, 2016 18:45 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 24 Oct 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 24 Oct 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 18:35 UTC, 24/10/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161024/1835Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/402
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161024/1730Z FL130 EXTD S
OBS VA DTG: 24/1800Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N5628 E16118 - N5626 E16126 - N5613 E16122 -
N5616 E16113 MOV S 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 25/0000Z SFC/FL140 N5507 E16159 - N5521 E16216 -
N5444 E16246 - N5435 E16228
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 25/0600Z SFC/FL140 N5436 E16437 - N5432 E16532 -

N5441 E16637 - N5432 E16651 - N5412 E16501
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161025/0000Z=

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