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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 20161107/2100Z FL180 EXTD S OBS VA DTG: 07/2140Z

Monday Nov 07, 2016 22:15 PM |

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

FVFE01 at 22:13 UTC, 07/11/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161107/2212Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/464
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161107/2100Z FL180 EXTD S
OBS VA DTG: 07/2140Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 N5623 E16112 - N5622 E16128 - N5610 E16128 -
N5611 E16107 MOV S 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/0340Z SFC/FL190 N5510 E16042 - N5514 E16243 -
N5435 E16258 - N5444 E16142 - N5406 E16136 - N5400 E16105
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/0940Z SFC/FL170 N5435 E16101 - N5510 E16335 -

N5410 E16613 - N5311 E16613 - N5405 E16427 - N5359 E16203 - N5323
E16115
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161108/0000Z=

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