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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 20170324/1320Z FL130 EXTD S OBS VA DTG: 24/1400Z

Friday Mar 24, 2017 14:30 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 24 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 24 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 14:26 UTC, 24/03/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170324/1426Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/127
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170324/1320Z FL130 EXTD S
OBS VA DTG: 24/1400Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N5631 E16120 - N5639 E16130 - N5636 E16134 -
N5630 E16130 MOV S 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/2000Z SFC/FL130 N5605 E16122 - N5544 E16110 -
N5535 E16020 - N5549 E15951 - N5601 E15959 - N5549 E16033
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 25/0200Z SFC/FL130 N5555 E16118 - N5423 E15910 -

N5445 E15831 - N5506 E15914 - N5500 E15936 - N5557 E16058
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170324/1800Z=

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Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 19 Mar 2017
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