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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: 21/0400Z

Wednesday Dec 21, 2016 05:00 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 21 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 21 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 04:48 UTC, 21/12/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161221/0448Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/609
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 21/0400Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 N6100 E15848 - N6054 E16102 - N6002 E16117 -
N5959 E16028 - N6027 E16002 - N6039 E15844 MOV NW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/1000Z SFC/FL290 N6116 E16132 - N5941 E15942 -
N5953 E15748 - N6019 E15748 - N6030 E15455 - N6058 E15446
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/1600Z SFC/FL300 N6112 E16139 - N5856 E15833 -

N5905 E15616 - N6010 E15527 - N6030 E14953 - N6047 E14949 - N6058
E15532
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: THE RESPONSIBILITY FOR THIS ASH EVENT IS BEING TRANSFERRED TO
ANCHORAGE. THE NEXT ADVISORY WILL BE ISSUED BY ANCHORAGE BY 0600UTC
UNDER HEADER FVAK21 PAWU.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 19 Dec 2016
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 18 Dec 2016
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