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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 20161216/2300Z FL280 EXTD W OBS VA DTG: 16/2320Z

Saturday Dec 17, 2016 00:00 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 16 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 16 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 23:52 UTC, 16/12/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161216/2352Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/584
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161216/2300Z FL280 EXTD W
OBS VA DTG: 16/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 N5635 E16122 - N5632 E16053 - N5647 E16052 -
N5645 E16121 MOV W 35KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/0520Z SFC/FL290 N5613 E16031 - N5534 E16204 -
N5541 E15811 - N5658 E15510 - N5721 E15544 - N5618 E15806
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/1120Z SFC/FL300 N5459 E15643 - N5451 E16149 -

N5405 E16000 - N5403 E15706 - N5658 E15106 - N5814 E15046 - N5812
E15142 - N5721 E15200
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/1720Z SFC/FL310 N5259 E15815 - N5354 E16133 -

N5247 E16206 - N5129 E15747 - N5614 E14944 - N6005 E14847 - N6004
E15107 - N5745 E15058
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161217/0300Z=

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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  9 Dec 2016
Friday, Dec 09, 2016
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