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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 20170128/2000Z FL130 EXTD N OBS VA DTG: 28/2140Z

Sat, 28 Jan 2017, 22:30
22:30 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 22:17 UTC, 28/01/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170128/2216Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/14
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170128/2000Z FL130 EXTD N
OBS VA DTG: 28/2140Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N5638 E16118 - N5700 E16115 - N5719 E16126 -
N5715 E16132 - N5659 E16126 - N5639 E16128 MOV N 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 29/0340Z SFC/FL140 N5833 E16320 - N5736 E16154 -
N5732 E16124 - N5831 E16239
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 29/0940Z SFC/FL130 N5928 E16534 - N5905 E16531 -

N5818 E16300 - N5830 E16256 - N5921 E16343
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170129/0000Z=

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