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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: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 04/0520Z

Tuesday Apr 04, 2017 06:15 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  4 Apr 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 4 Apr 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 06:04 UTC, 04/04/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170404/0603Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/150
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 04/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5545 E16325 - N5541 E16333 - N5533 E16325 -
N5537 E16317 MOV SE 15KT SFC/FL130 N5605 E16240 - N5554 E16232 -
N5557 E16215 - N5609 E16223 MOV SE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/1120Z SFC/FL140 N5423 E16553 - N5411 E16541 -
N5451 E16420 - N5510 E16422 SFC/FL120 N5519 E16350 - N5502 E16417 -
N5447 E16409 - N5511 E16315 - N5540 E16317 - N5542 E16333
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170404/1200Z=

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