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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 Special (8-days expedition to see the ongoing eruption of Shiveluch volcano 16-24 Mar 2019)
Shiveluch Volcano Special (8-days expedition to see the ongoing eruption of Shiveluch volcano 16-24 Mar 2019)

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Shiveluch volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161215/2240Z FL210 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG: 15/2300Z

Thursday Dec 15, 2016 23:30 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 15 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 15 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 23:25 UTC, 15/12/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161215/2325Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/581
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161215/2240Z FL210 EXTD NW
OBS VA DTG: 15/2300Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL210 N5646 E16119 - N5649 E16115 - N5656 E16119 -
N5655 E16124 MOV NW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/0500Z SFC/FL210 N5622 E16114 - N5538 E16141 -
N5601 E16013 - N5749 E15950 - N5802 E16002 - N5643 E16035
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/1100Z SFC/FL220 N5703 E15857 - N5505 E16217 -

N5531 E15913 - N5649 E15755 - N5807 E15807 - N5853 E15857
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161216/0300Z=

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Saturday, Dec 10, 2016
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  9 Dec 2016
Friday, Dec 09, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Dec 09, 2016
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  8 Dec 2016
Thursday, Dec 08, 2016
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  1 Dec 2016
Thursday, Dec 01, 2016
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