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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 20161101/1840Z FL170 EXTD E OBS VA DTG: 01/1950Z

Tuesday Nov 01, 2016 20:30 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 20:18 UTC, 01/11/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161101/2018Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/438
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161101/1840Z FL170 EXTD E
OBS VA DTG: 01/1950Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N5644 E16122 - N5631 E16218 - N5618 E16213 -
N5636 E16121 MOV E 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/0150Z SFC/FL160 N5618 E16404 - N5618 E16622 -
N5610 E16651 - N5600 E16611 - N5558 E16400
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/0750Z SFC/FL160 N5603 E16728 - N5621 E17111 -

N5559 E17059 - N5532 E16939 - N5532 E16737 - N5549 E16805
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/1350Z SFC/FL150 N5545 E17052 - N5625 E17442 -

N5610 E17557 - N5524 E17430 - N5450 E17133 - N5534 E17218
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161102/0000Z=

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