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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
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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 20170411/2140Z FL130 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 11/2200Z

Tuesday Apr 11, 2017 22:45 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 11 Apr 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 11 Apr 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 22:34 UTC, 11/04/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170411/2234Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/173
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170411/2140Z FL130 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 11/2200Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N5639 E16123 - N5633 E16133 - N5627 E16133 -
N5627 E16125 - N5630 E16116 - N5636 E16116 - N5639 E16120 MOV SE
30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/0400Z SFC/FL100 N5308 E16452 - N5238 E16449 -
N5456 E16212 - N5504 E16231
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/1000Z SFC/FL080 N5148 E16549 - N4938 E16848 -

N4913 E16854 - N5034 E16615 - N5223 E16453 - N5308 E16457
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/1600Z SFC/FL060 N4746 E17302 - N4715 E17325 -

N4901 E16839 - N5049 E16627 - N5129 E16638 - N5029 E16746
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170412/0000Z=

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