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Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
Stratovolcano 3283 m (10,771 ft)
Kamchatka, 56.65°N / 161.36°E
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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 toursKamchatka - Land of Colors
(volcano expedition to Kamchatka)Shiveluch Volcano Special
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Shiveluch volcano news and updates
Shiveluch volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 19/1720Z
Monday Dec 19, 2016 18:15 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVFE01 at 18:00 UTC, 19/12/16 from RJTD
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/598
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 19/1720Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 N5837 E16355 - N5848 E16407 - N5838 E16423 -
N5829 E16411 MOV E 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/2320Z SFC/FL200 N6026 E16831 - N5933 E16835 -
N5727 E16529 - N5755 E16519 - N5942 E16743 - N6009 E16752
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
NXT ADVISORY: 20161220/0000Z=
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