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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 20170309/1520Z FL150 EXTD N OBS VA DTG: 09/1600Z

Thursday Mar 09, 2017 16:30 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  9 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 9 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 16:22 UTC, 09/03/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170309/1622Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/98
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170309/1520Z FL150 EXTD N
OBS VA DTG: 09/1600Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5654 E16110 - N5701 E16116 - N5659 E16124 -
N5649 E16116 MOV N 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/2200Z SFC/FL150 N5943 E16113 - N5901 E16203 -
N5846 E16130 - N5925 E16057
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/0400Z SFC/FL160 N6142 E16311 - N6055 E16248 -

N6034 E16145 - N6121 E16210 - N6230 E16123
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1000Z SFC/FL150 N6442 E16553 - N6224 E16305 -

N6226 E16222 - N6450 E16424 - N6545 E16437
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170309/1800Z=

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