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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 20170321/0400Z FL180 EXTD W OBS VA DTG: 21/0520Z

Tuesday Mar 21, 2017 06:15 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 06:01 UTC, 21/03/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170321/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/119
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170321/0400Z FL180 EXTD W
OBS VA DTG: 21/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 N5641 E16009 - N5641 E16021 - N5630 E16019 -
N5631 E16005 MOV W 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/1120Z SFC/FL190 N5627 E15739 - N5543 E15757 -
N5524 E15732 - N5539 E15717 - N5636 E15713
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 21/1720Z SFC/FL190 N5555 E15643 - N5402 E15626 -

N5358 E15548 - N5443 E15525 - N5618 E15546
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170321/1200Z=

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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 14 Mar 2017
Tuesday, Mar 14, 2017
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 12 Mar 2017
Sunday, Mar 12, 2017
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 10 Mar 2017
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