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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 20170409/2310Z FL150 EXTD SW OBS VA DTG: 09/2350Z

Monday Apr 10, 2017 00:15 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 10 Apr 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 10 Apr 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 00:13 UTC, 10/04/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170410/0013Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/164
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170409/2310Z FL150 EXTD SW
OBS VA DTG: 09/2350Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5637 E16118 - N5631 E16113 - N5632 E16108 -
N5639 E16115 MOV SW 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0550Z SFC/FL160 N5623 E16042 - N5602 E16041 -
N5553 E16020 - N5613 E16019
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/1150Z SFC/FL150 N5534 E15917 - N5511 E15921 -

N5453 E15850 - N5504 E15833 - N5533 E15854
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170410/0600Z=

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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  4 Apr 2017
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