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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 20170404/1750Z FL120 EXTD E OBS VA DTG: 04/1810Z

Tuesday Apr 04, 2017 18:45 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 18:40 UTC, 04/04/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170404/1840Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/153
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170404/1750Z FL120 EXTD E
OBS VA DTG: 04/1810Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N5641 E16128 - N5642 E16137 - N5637 E16137 -
N5637 E16128 MOV E 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/0010Z SFC/FL100 N5704 E16312 - N5620 E16313 -
N5619 E16256 - N5652 E16242 - N5705 E16241
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 05/0610Z SFC/FL080 N5738 E16450 - N5658 E16459 -

N5658 E16437 - N5739 E16416 - N5752 E16340 - N5807 E16333 - N5759
E16425
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170405/0000Z=

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