Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on VolcanoAdventures.com!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Guaranteed tours:
2-18 Nov 2019: Volcanoes and Spices - N-Sulawesi + Halmahera (Indonesia)
17-21 Nov 2019: Krakatau Volcano Special - Krakatau volcano (Indonesia)
17-30 Nov 2019: Desert, salt and volcanoes - Danakil desert (Ethiopia)
9-17 May 2020: From Stromboli to Etna - Eolian Islands + Etna volcano (Italy)
11-29 Aug 2020: Kamchatka - Land of Colors - Kamchatka (Russia)
: spaces available / : guaranteed / : few spaces left / : booked out
Random pictures
Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
Shiveluch volcano
Stratovolcano 3283 m (10,771 ft)
Kamchatka, 56.65°N / 161.36°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
Shiveluch webcams / live data | Reports
Shiveluch volcano videos
Shiveluch volcano books | Tours
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.
Last earthquakes nearby
Shiveluch volcano tours
Kamchatka - Land of Colors (volcano expedition to Kamchatka)
Shiveluch Volcano Special (8-days expedition to see the ongoing eruption of Shiveluch volcano 16-24 Mar 2019)

Latest satellite images

Sentinel hub | Landsat 8

 

Shiveluch volcano news and updates

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=

Previous news
Friday, Mar 03, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  1 Mar 2017
Wednesday, Mar 01, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 26 Feb 2017
Sunday, Feb 26, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Feb 25, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 25 Feb 2017
Saturday, Feb 25, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

More on VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.