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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 20170325/0520Z FL150 EXTD SW OBS VA DTG: 25/0600Z

Saturday Mar 25, 2017 06:30 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 25 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 25 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 06:23 UTC, 25/03/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170325/0623Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/132
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170325/0520Z FL150 EXTD SW
OBS VA DTG: 25/0600Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5640 E16124 - N5623 E16119 - N5627 E16059 -
N5643 E16118 MOV SW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 25/1200Z SFC/FL160 N5659 E16118 - N5628 E16119 -
N5524 E15914 - N5538 E15856
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 25/1800Z SFC/FL170 N5701 E16016 - N5635 E16045 -

N5556 E15908 - N5456 E15805 - N5439 E15727 - N5459 E15710
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 26/0000Z SFC/FL170 N5625 E15939 - N5542 E15732 -

N5403 E15608 - N5434 E15558 - N5522 E15624 - N5646 E15834
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170325/1200Z=

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