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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 20170407/0740Z FL170 EXTD E OBS VA DTG: 07/0750Z

Friday Apr 07, 2017 08:30 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  7 Apr 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 7 Apr 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 08:22 UTC, 07/04/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170407/0821Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/160
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170407/0740Z FL170 EXTD E
OBS VA DTG: 07/0750Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N5643 E16119 - N5654 E16134 - N5643 E16144 -
N5640 E16124 MOV E 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/1350Z SFC/FL150 N5653 E16533 - N5702 E16059 -
N5718 E15946 - N5747 E16043 - N5722 E16519
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/1950Z SFC/FL140 N5738 E16727 - N5726 E16734 -

N5713 E16328 - N5718 E16019 - N5747 E15823 - N5839 E16018
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/0150Z SFC/FL140 N5913 E16053 - N5822 E16736 -

N5723 E15948 - N5629 E15638 - N5655 E15604 - N5913 E15922
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170407/1200Z=

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