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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 20170303/0150Z FL150 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 03/0240Z

Friday Mar 03, 2017 03:15 AM |

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

FVFE01 at 03:06 UTC, 03/03/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170303/0306Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/77
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170303/0150Z FL150 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 03/0240Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5642 E16126 - N5626 E16140 - N5621 E16134 -
N5639 E16118 MOV SE 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0840Z SFC/FL130 N5454 E16157 - N5437 E16155 -
N5514 E16056 - N5617 E16029
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/1440Z SFC/FL100 N5526 E15929 - N5408 E15942 -

N5252 E16041 - N5250 E16025 - N5336 E15943 - N5521 E15839 - N5554
E15837
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170303/0600Z=

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