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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 20170313/2310Z FL110 EXTD N OBS VA DTG: 14/0020Z

Tuesday Mar 14, 2017 01:00 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 14 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 14 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 00:46 UTC, 14/03/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170314/0046Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/108
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170313/2310Z FL110 EXTD N
OBS VA DTG: 14/0020Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL110 N5641 E16123 - N5709 E16119 - N5703 E16108 -
N5638 E16117 MOV N 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/0620Z SFC/FL120 N5927 E16217 - N5913 E16218 -
N5806 E16107 - N5846 E16118
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/1220Z SFC/FL110 N6109 E16452 - N5944 E16201 -

N5944 E16146 - N6021 E16218
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170314/0600Z=

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