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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 20170116/0050Z FL180 EXTD S OBS VA DTG: 16/0110Z

Mon, 16 Jan 2017, 01:45
01:45 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 01:41 UTC, 16/01/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170116/0140Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/8
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170116/0050Z FL180 EXTD S
OBS VA DTG: 16/0110Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 N5642 E16123 - N5635 E16135 - N5628 E16123 -
N5631 E16118 MOV S 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/0710Z SFC/FL170 N5519 E16106 - N5419 E16232 -
N5406 E16159 - N5509 E16050
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/1310Z SFC/FL180 N5420 E16103 - N5311 E16202 -

N5224 E16313 - N5205 E16230 - N5323 E16110 - N5418 E16034
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170116/0600Z=

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