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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 20170405/1700Z FL220 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG: 05/1740Z

Wednesday Apr 05, 2017 18:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  5 Apr 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 5 Apr 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 18:10 UTC, 05/04/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170405/1810Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/156
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170405/1700Z FL220 EXTD NE
OBS VA DTG: 05/1740Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 N5644 E16122 - N5714 E16206 - N5704 E16213 -
N5642 E16122 MOV NE 35KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 05/2340Z SFC/FL230 N5955 E16203 - N5705 E16125 -
N5928 E16051
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/0540Z SFC/FL230 N5923 E15852 - N5607 E16240 -

N5624 E16129 - N5712 E15910 - N6123 E15643 - N6156 E15813
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 06/1140Z SFC/FL240 N6002 E15512 - N5514 E16241 -

N5509 E16140 - N5728 E15701 - N5846 E15409 - N6338 E15411 - N6358
E15543
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. WESTERN PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170406/0000Z=

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