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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 20170403/1620Z FL130 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 03/1730Z

Monday Apr 03, 2017 18:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  3 Apr 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 3 Apr 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 18:01 UTC, 03/04/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170403/1801Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/147
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170403/1620Z FL130 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 03/1730Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N5632 E16127 - N5641 E16132 - N5638 E16140 -
N5628 E16134 MOV SE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/2330Z SFC/FL120 N5610 E16249 - N5554 E16241 -
N5600 E16208 - N5618 E16211
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/0530Z SFC/FL110 N5537 E16407 - N5520 E16410 -

N5526 E16315 - N5549 E16243 - N5557 E16255 - N5542 E16322
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170404/0000Z=

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