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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: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 14/2320Z

Saturday Apr 15, 2017 00:15 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 15 Apr 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 15 Apr 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 15/04/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170415/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/184
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 14/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 N6238 E15523 - N6249 E15614 - N6228 E15619 -
N6218 E15532 MOV NW 25KT SFC/FL250 N5831 E15410 - N5821 E15441 -
N5812 E15437 - N5820 E15406 MOV NW 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/0520Z SFC/FL280 N6349 E15422 - N6245 E15421 -
N6219 E15135 - N6108 E14744 - N6201 E14729 - N6346 E15125 SFC/FL250
N5807 E15255 - N5750 E15101 - N5902 E15055
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/1120Z SFC/FL270 N6428 E15253 - N6226 E15301 -

N6240 E14903 - N5731 E14710 - N5805 E14538 - N6200 E14557 - N6424
E14826 SFC/FL240 N5904 E14958 - N5706 E15247 - N5633 E15235 - N5634
E14913 - N5857 E14856
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. EASTERN PART OF VA [FL250] OBSCURED BY MET

CLOUD.WESTERN PART OF VA [FL280] OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170415/0600Z=

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