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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 20170419/1330Z FL130 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG: 19/1340Z

Wednesday Apr 19, 2017 14:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 19 Apr 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 19 Apr 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 14:09 UTC, 19/04/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170419/1409Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/203
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170419/1330Z FL130 EXTD NW
OBS VA DTG: 19/1340Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N5640 E16115 - N5640 E16105 - N5647 E16107 -
N5646 E16116 MOV NW 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/1940Z SFC/FL120 N5803 E15745 - N5714 E15727 -
N5718 E15657 - N5803 E15704
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 20/0140Z SFC/FL120 N5754 E15410 - N5731 E15400 -

N5729 E15311 - N5755 E15242 - N5826 E15305 - N5823 E15333 - N5748
E15329
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170419/1800Z=

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