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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 20170402/2200Z FL150 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG: 02/2240Z

Sunday Apr 02, 2017 23:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  2 Apr 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 2 Apr 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 23:12 UTC, 02/04/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170402/2312Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/143
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170402/2200Z FL150 EXTD NE
OBS VA DTG: 02/2240Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5642 E16120 - N5658 E16125 - N5653 E16135 -
N5640 E16123 MOV NE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0440Z SFC/FL150 N5737 E16208 - N5719 E16149 -
N5738 E16120 - N5754 E16129
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/1040Z SFC/FL140 N5808 E16254 - N5743 E16245 -

N5750 E16123 - N5808 E16124
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/1640Z SFC/FL140 N5827 E16341 - N5756 E16322 -

N5750 E16142 - N5815 E16209
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170403/0300Z=

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