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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 20161105/0010Z FL170 EXTD N OBS VA DTG: 05/0030Z

Saturday Nov 05, 2016 01:00 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  5 Nov 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 5 Nov 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 00:55 UTC, 05/11/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161105/0055Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/453
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161105/0010Z FL170 EXTD N
OBS VA DTG: 05/0030Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N5652 E16116 - N5647 E16123 - N5638 E16116 -
N5642 E16109 MOV N 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/0630Z SFC/FL170 N5725 E16045 - N5735 E16210 -
N5716 E16210 - N5709 E16109 - N5649 E16045 - N5702 E16007
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/1230Z SFC/FL180 N5727 E15829 - N5814 E16007 -

N5748 E16332 - N5734 E16325 - N5743 E16107 - N5654 E16018
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161105/0600Z=

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