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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 20170226/1210Z FL130 EXTD E OBS VA DTG: 26/1230Z

Sunday Feb 26, 2017 13:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 26 Feb 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 26 Feb 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 13:06 UTC, 26/02/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170226/1306Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/71
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170226/1210Z FL130 EXTD E
OBS VA DTG: 26/1230Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N5647 E16140 - N5650 E16153 - N5642 E16150 -
N5641 E16141 MOV E 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/1830Z SFC/FL110 N5716 E16814 - N5657 E16813 -
N5715 E16642 - N5722 E16458 - N5734 E16511 - N5730 E16632
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/0030Z SFC/FL090 N5711 E17438 - N5648 E17435 -

N5650 E17259 - N5736 E17059 - N5807 E16909 - N5748 E17135 - N5714
E17326
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170226/1800Z=

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