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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 20161201/0620Z FL150 EXTD E OBS VA DTG: 01/0710Z

Thursday Dec 01, 2016 07:45 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  1 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 1 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 07:41 UTC, 01/12/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161201/0741Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/568
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161201/0620Z FL150 EXTD E
OBS VA DTG: 01/0710Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5644 E16118 - N5647 E16201 - N5634 E16146 -
N5634 E16120 MOV E 20KT SFC/FL100 N5637 E16212 - N5544 E16332 -
N5534 E16235 - N5627 E16149 MOV SE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/1310Z SFC/FL140 N5612 E16632 - N5539 E16637 -
N5523 E16521 - N5540 E16421 - N5602 E16401 - N5547 E16525 SFC/FL080
N5523 E16537 - N5420 E16641 - N5425 E16503 - N5537 E16407
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/1910Z SFC/FL120 N5516 E17050 - N5422 E17044 -

N5351 E16947 - N5412 E16807 - N5501 E16703 - N5419 E16849 - N5432
E17000 SFC/FL070 N5356 E16846 - N5248 E17018 - N5310 E16825 - N5416
E16659 - N5502 E16638
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/0110Z SFC/FL100 N5418 E17550 - N5318 E17537 -

N5220 E17347 - N5244 E17149 - N5355 E17016 - N5248 E17229 - N5257
E17424
RMK: RESUSPENDED ASH[FL100]. THIS RELATES TO ASH DRIFTING FROM THE
GROUND RATHER THAN TO ASH FROM A NEW ERUPTION.
NXT ADVISORY: 20161201/1200Z=

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