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Shiveluch volcano
Stratovolcano 3283 m (10,771 ft)
Kamchatka, 56.65°N / 161.36°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 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 20161120/1600Z FL180 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG: 20/1630Z

Sunday Nov 20, 2016 17:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 20 Nov 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 20 Nov 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 17:08 UTC, 20/11/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161120/1708Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/534
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161120/1600Z FL180 EXTD NE
OBS VA DTG: 20/1630Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 N5653 E16152 - N5656 E16203 - N5649 E16203 -
N5647 E16152 MOV NE 40KT SFC/FL130 N5715 E16249 - N5746 E16318 -
N5750 E16416 - N5713 E16454 MOV NE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/2230Z SFC/FL170 N5829 E16016 - N5843 E16039 -
N5749 E16901 - N5738 E16906 - N5800 E16234 SFC/FL120 N5901 E16319 -
N5845 E16657 - N5757 E16802 - N5826 E16225
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/0430Z SFC/FL150 N6016 E15858 - N6020 E16216 -

N5744 E17536 - N5924 E15654 SFC/FL110 N6035 E16037 - N6038 E16245 -
N5944 E16822 - N5858 E16953 - N5928 E16303 - N5959 E15930
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NEW VA OBS SATELLITE IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: 20161120/2100Z=

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Sunday, Nov 20, 2016
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 19 Nov 2016
Saturday, Nov 19, 2016
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 18 Nov 2016
Friday, Nov 18, 2016
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Friday, Nov 18, 2016
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 16 Nov 2016
Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016
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