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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 20161218/0600Z FL270 EXTD S OBS VA DTG: 18/0700Z

Sunday Dec 18, 2016 07:30 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 18 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 18 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 07:23 UTC, 18/12/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161218/0723Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/590
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161218/0600Z FL270 EXTD S
OBS VA DTG: 18/0700Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 N5638 E16119 - N5627 E16134 - N5614 E16118 -
N5629 E16106 MOV S 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/1300Z SFC/FL290 N5525 E16148 - N5446 E16036 -
N5458 E16017 - N5535 E16044
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/1900Z SFC/FL280 N5501 E16142 - N5402 E16104 -

N5331 E16021 - N5426 E16000
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 19/0100Z SFC/FL270 N5437 E16126 - N5309 E16134 -

N5217 E16051 - N5324 E15918 - N5332 E16023
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161218/1200Z=

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