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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 AT 20161103/0020Z FL130 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 03/0110Z

Thursday Nov 03, 2016 01:45 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  3 Nov 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 3 Nov 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 01:38 UTC, 03/11/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161103/0138Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/444
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20161103/0020Z FL130 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 03/0110Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N5646 E16128 - N5625 E16222 - N5610 E16231 -
N5615 E16157 - N5634 E16118 MOV SE 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0710Z SFC/FL140 N5603 E16333 - N5518 E16602 -
N5448 E16641 - N5437 E16536 - N5504 E16439
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/1310Z SFC/FL130 N5524 E16542 - N5431 E16803 -

N5326 E17213 - N5314 E17109 - N5337 E16906 - N5505 E16554
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: RESUSPENDED ASH. THIS RELATES TO ASH DRIFTING FROM THE GROUND
RATHER THAN TO ASH FROM A NEW ERUPTION.
NXT ADVISORY: 20161103/0600Z=

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