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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 20170301/2200Z FL120 EXTD N OBS VA DTG: 01/2250Z

Wednesday Mar 01, 2017 23:30 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  1 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 1 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 23:17 UTC, 01/03/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170301/2317Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/74
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170301/2200Z FL120 EXTD N
OBS VA DTG: 01/2250Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N5706 E16120 - N5654 E16122 - N5654 E16137 -
N5709 E16141 MOV N 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/0450Z SFC/FL110 N5910 E16237 - N5801 E16238 -
N5759 E16208 - N5910 E16211
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/1050Z SFC/FL110 N5934 E16335 - N5901 E16333 -

N5839 E16304 - N5922 E16318 - N6037 E16236 - N6118 E16234
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170302/0300Z=

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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 25 Feb 2017
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 24 Feb 2017
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