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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 20170327/1200Z FL180 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG: 27/1320Z

Monday Mar 27, 2017 14:00 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 27 Mar 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 27 Mar 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 13:56 UTC, 27/03/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170327/1355Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/141
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170327/1200Z FL180 EXTD NW
OBS VA DTG: 27/1320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 N5659 E16104 - N5658 E16142 - N5650 E16135 -
N5640 E16114 MOV NW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 27/1920Z SFC/FL180 N5728 E16231 - N5709 E16158 -
N5712 E16047 - N5658 E15913 - N5716 E15856 - N5738 E16048
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 28/0120Z SFC/FL180 N5742 E16335 - N5728 E16242 -

N5743 E16032 - N5709 E15744 - N5723 E15655 - N5804 E15948 - N5804
E16204
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170327/1800Z=

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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 24 Mar 2017
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