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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 20170416/1950Z FL160 EXTD E OBS VA DTG: 16/2040Z

Sunday Apr 16, 2017 21:15 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 21:09 UTC, 16/04/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170416/2109Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/195
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170416/1950Z FL160 EXTD E
OBS VA DTG: 16/2040Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N5642 E16120 - N5652 E16130 - N5656 E16208 -
N5643 E16202 - N5636 E16123 MOV E 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/0240Z SFC/FL140 N5734 E16759 - N5654 E16028 -
N5732 E16040 - N5750 E16636
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/0840Z SFC/FL120 N5805 E17311 - N5801 E16403 -

N5725 E16101 - N5746 E15802 - N5815 E15908 - N5836 E17002
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/1440Z SFC/FL110 N5836 E17631 - N5854 E16433 -

N5758 E16127 - N5721 E15526 - N5818 E15655 - N5940 E16350 - N5912
E17401
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170417/0000Z=

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