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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
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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: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161126/1050Z FL270 OBS VA DTG: 26/1120Z

Saturday Nov 26, 2016 12:00 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 26 Nov 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 26 Nov 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 11:45 UTC, 26/11/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161126/1144Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/555
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161126/1050Z FL270
OBS VA DTG: 26/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 N5635 E16107 - N5654 E16124 - N5645 E16139 -
N5634 E16129
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/1720Z SFC/FL280 N5615 E16026 - N5542 E16124 -
N5511 E16052 - N5538 E16010
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 26/2320Z SFC/FL270 N5548 E16027 - N5410 E16145 -

N5338 E16100 - N5413 E16017
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 27/0520Z SFC/FL270 N5558 E16100 - N5503 E16217 -

N5350 E16218 - N5245 E16320 - N5153 E16238 - N5337 E16103
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161126/1500Z=

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