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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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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
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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: 11/1720Z

Friday Nov 11, 2016 18:15 PM |

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

FVFE01 at 18:01 UTC, 11/11/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161111/1800Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/481
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 11/1720Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N5647 E16121 - N5620 E16317 - N5604 E16310 -
N5632 E16119 MOV E 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/2320Z SFC/FL170 N5634 E16240 - N5505 E16551 -
N5448 E16539 - N5454 E16439
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/0520Z SFC/FL170 N5551 E16438 - N5524 E16609 -

N5329 E16833 - N5309 E16722 - N5325 E16629
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161112/0000Z=

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