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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 20161129/0050Z FL130 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 29/0210Z

Tuesday Nov 29, 2016 02:45 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 02:37 UTC, 29/11/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161129/0236Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/561
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161129/0050Z FL130 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 29/0210Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N5636 E16128 - N5627 E16139 - N5620 E16130 -
N5629 E16121 MOV SE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 29/0810Z SFC/FL120 N5609 E16138 - N5603 E16240 -
N5533 E16212 - N5552 E16128
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 29/1410Z SFC/FL110 N5416 E16120 - N5439 E16306 -

N5348 E16233 - N5346 E16121
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161129/0600Z=

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