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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 20170305/0140Z FL230 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG: 05/0230Z

Sunday Mar 05, 2017 03:15 AM |

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

FVFE01 at 03:01 UTC, 05/03/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170305/0301Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/80
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170305/0140Z FL230 EXTD NW
OBS VA DTG: 05/0230Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 N5711 E16055 - N5654 E16051 - N5644 E16031 -
N5642 E16009 - N5656 E16014 - N5709 E16039 MOV NW 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/0830Z SFC/FL240 N5852 E15432 - N5745 E15529 -
N5657 E15517 - N5606 E15351 - N5631 E15322 - N5704 E15410 - N5852
E15342
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/1430Z SFC/FL250 N5748 E14652 - N5548 E14932 -

N5527 E14833 - N5527 E14615 - N5700 E14446 - N5737 E14254 - N5818
E14338
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170305/0600Z=

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