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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 20161116/2050Z FL180 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG: 16/2150Z

Wednesday Nov 16, 2016 22:30 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 16 Nov 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 16 Nov 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 22:25 UTC, 16/11/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161116/2224Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/512
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161116/2050Z FL180 EXTD NW
OBS VA DTG: 16/2150Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 N5705 E16036 - N5703 E16045 - N5655 E16044 -
N5655 E16035 MOV NW 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/0350Z SFC/FL190 N5650 E15802 - N5730 E16049 -
N5659 E16036 - N5610 E15750 - N5627 E15715
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/0950Z SFC/FL190 N5755 E16024 - N5726 E16049 -

N5501 E16007 - N5419 E15914 - N5435 E15833 - N5514 E15923
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161117/0000Z=

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Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 15 Nov 2016
Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 14 Nov 2016
Monday, Nov 14, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 13 Nov 2016
Sunday, Nov 13, 2016
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Sunday, Nov 13, 2016
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