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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: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 19/0520Z

Saturday Nov 19, 2016 06:15 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 19 Nov 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 19 Nov 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 06:00 UTC, 19/11/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161119/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/522
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 19/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N5748 E16208 - N5754 E16212 - N5754 E16229 -
N5747 E16227 MOV N 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/1120Z SFC/FL170 N5841 E16241 - N5820 E16332 -
N5744 E16247 - N5814 E16244 - N5829 E16214
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/1720Z SFC/FL170 N5909 E16318 - N5830 E16423 -

N5733 E16345 - N5823 E16329 - N5901 E16246
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161119/1200Z=

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