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Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
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 20161125/0940Z FL150 EXTD W OBS VA DTG: 25/1000Z

Friday Nov 25, 2016 10:45 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 25 Nov 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 25 Nov 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 10:34 UTC, 25/11/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161125/1033Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/549
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161125/0940Z FL150 EXTD W
OBS VA DTG: 25/1000Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5644 E16121 - N5646 E16108 - N5639 E16102 -
N5638 E16120 MOV W 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 25/1600Z SFC/FL160 N5718 E16056 - N5659 E16122 -
N5645 E16114 - N5655 E16045 - N5654 E16000
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 25/2200Z SFC/FL150 N5739 E16046 - N5722 E16115 -

N5656 E16108 - N5717 E16016 - N5659 E15905 - N5702 E15840
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OF PREVIOUS VAA DISSIPATED ON SATELLITE IMAGERY. NEW VA OBS

SATELLITE IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: 20161125/1200Z=

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