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Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
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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 20161230/1550Z FL240 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG: 30/1600Z

Friday Dec 30, 2016 16:45 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 30 Dec 2016
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 30 Dec 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 16:30 UTC, 30/12/16 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161230/1630Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2016/612
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20161230/1550Z FL240 EXTD NE
OBS VA DTG: 30/1600Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 N5640 E16121 - N5656 E16131 - N5656 E16139 -
N5638 E16126 MOV NE 40KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 30/2200Z SFC/FL250 N6127 E16608 - N5702 E16224 -
N5744 E16209 - N6123 E16537
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 31/0400Z SFC/FL240 N6642 E17619 - N6115 E16719 -

N5951 E16402 - N5707 E16218 - N5849 E16214 - N6431 E16912
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 31/1000Z SFC/FL240 N7007 W16037 - N6646 E17710 -

N5829 E16243 - N5554 E16254 - N5718 E16122 - N6207 E16311 - N6606
E16849
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20161230/1800Z=

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