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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: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 17/1120Z

Saturday Dec 17, 2016 12:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 17 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 17 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 12:00 UTC, 17/12/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161217/1200Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/587
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 17/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 N5641 E14857 - N5623 E14948 - N5543 E15054 -
N5559 E15104 - N5647 E14938 - N5649 E14906 MOV W 35KT SFC/FL230
N5516 E15357 - N5505 E15423 - N5520 E15436 - N5528 E15402 MOV W 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/1720Z SFC/FL290 N5545 E15213 - N5458 E15310 -
N5509 E15030 - N5549 E14825 - N5711 E14649 - N5857 E14645 - N5920
E14707 - N5702 E14849 SFC/FL240 N5321 E15635 - N5326 E15503 - N5449
E15022 - N5508 E15108 - N5346 E15636
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161217/1800Z=

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