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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 20170319/1430Z FL150 EXTD W OBS VA DTG: 19/1540Z

Sunday Mar 19, 2017 16:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 19 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 19 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 16:01 UTC, 19/03/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170319/1601Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/115
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170319/1430Z FL150 EXTD W
OBS VA DTG: 19/1540Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5653 E15946 - N5659 E16009 - N5655 E16025 -
N5647 E16010 - N5647 E15948 MOV W 35KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/2140Z SFC/FL150 N5740 E15643 - N5714 E15637 -
N5701 E15527 - N5735 E15615
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/0340Z SFC/FL160 N5815 E15317 - N5652 E15247 -

N5643 E15145 - N5726 E15153
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170319/1800Z=

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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 12 Mar 2017
Sunday, Mar 12, 2017
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Thursday, Mar 09, 2017
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