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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: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 02/1120Z

Wednesday Nov 02, 2016 12:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  2 Nov 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 2 Nov 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 12:05 UTC, 02/11/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161102/1204Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/442
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 02/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 N5646 E16126 - N5621 E16238 - N5606 E16316 -
N5548 E16301 - N5634 E16120 MOV SE 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/1720Z SFC/FL190 N5543 E16134 - N5521 E16452 -
N5449 E16653 - N5427 E16635 - N5428 E16551 - N5514 E16224
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/2320Z SFC/FL170 N5421 E16356 - N5411 E16603 -

N5407 E16919 - N5330 E17157 - N5310 E17141 - N5309 E17053 - N5348
E16550
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/0520Z SFC/FL160 N5259 E16825 - N5249 E17125 -

N5252 E17613 - N5207 E17750 - N5150 E17724 - N5230 E16948
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161102/1800Z=

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