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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 20170129/2030Z FL180 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG: 29/2210Z

Sun, 29 Jan 2017, 22:45
22:45 PM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 22:38 UTC, 29/01/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170129/2238Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/17
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170129/2030Z FL180 EXTD NE
OBS VA DTG: 29/2210Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 N5658 E16226 - N5712 E16224 - N5713 E16235 -
N5700 E16236 MOV NE 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 30/0410Z SFC/FL190 N5920 E16631 - N5809 E16634 -
N5726 E16441 - N5913 E16550
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 30/1010Z SFC/FL190 N6051 E16914 - N5907 E17004 -

N6015 E16838 - N5945 E16738 - N5812 E16733 - N5952 E16633 - N6210
E16718
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170130/0000Z=

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