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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 20161106/2150Z FL180 EXTD W OBS VA DTG: 06/2230Z

Sunday Nov 06, 2016 23:15 PM |

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

FVFE01 at 23:00 UTC, 06/11/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161106/2300Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/460
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161106/2150Z FL180 EXTD W
OBS VA DTG: 06/2230Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 N5648 E16017 - N5648 E16121 - N5635 E16121 -
N5627 E16022 MOV W 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/0430Z SFC/FL180 N5516 E15846 - N5509 E15913 -
N5456 E15906 - N5453 E15845 - N5419 E15828 - N5402 E15732 - N5504
E15811
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/1030Z SFC/FL160 N5207 E16014 - N5240 E16130 -

N5153 E16145 - N5144 E16301 - N5120 E16324 - N5109 E16249 - N5108
E16107
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161107/0300Z=

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