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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 20170308/2220Z FL130 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG: 08/2230Z

Wednesday Mar 08, 2017 23:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  8 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 8 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 23:05 UTC, 08/03/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170308/2305Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/92
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170308/2220Z FL130 EXTD NW
OBS VA DTG: 08/2230Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N5654 E16112 - N5654 E16122 - N5642 E16116 -
N5643 E16107 MOV NW 35KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/0430Z SFC/FL130 N5940 E15935 - N5931 E15904 -
N6052 E15508 - N6112 E15517
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/1030Z SFC/FL130 N6119 E15521 - N6103 E15725 -

N6059 E15527 - N6142 E15252 - N6253 E14940 - N6324 E14915
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170309/0300Z=

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