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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 20170225/1540Z FL150 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG: 25/1610Z

Saturday Feb 25, 2017 16:45 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 16:34 UTC, 25/02/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170225/1634Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/67
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170225/1540Z FL150 EXTD NE
OBS VA DTG: 25/1610Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5652 E16129 - N5700 E16133 - N5658 E16144 -
N5649 E16145 - N5647 E16134 MOV NE 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 25/2210Z SFC/FL150 N5833 E16405 - N5748 E16523 -
N5713 E16434 - N5737 E16410 - N5753 E16420 - N5824 E16330
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 26/0410Z SFC/FL150 N5944 E16859 - N5819 E16836 -

N5830 E16723 - N6001 E16553 - N6016 E16554
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170225/1800Z=

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