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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 20170414/0930Z FL280 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG: 14/0940Z

Friday Apr 14, 2017 10:30 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 14 Apr 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 14 Apr 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 10:21 UTC, 14/04/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170414/1021Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/180
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170414/0930Z FL280 EXTD NW
OBS VA DTG: 14/0940Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 N5656 E16107 - N5657 E16123 - N5647 E16123 -
N5646 E16111 MOV NW 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/1540Z SFC/FL290 N5902 E15924 - N5740 E15931 -
N5808 E15812
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/2140Z SFC/FL290 N6034 E15707 - N5818 E15707 -

N5817 E15530 - N5945 E15619
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 15/0340Z SFC/FL300 N6221 E15441 - N5958 E15423 -

N5758 E15502 - N5754 E15256 - N5911 E15253
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. SOME PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170414/1200Z=

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