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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: 16/2020Z

Tuesday May 16, 2017 21:15 PM |

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

FVFE01 at 21:00 UTC, 16/05/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170516/2100Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/304
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 16/2020Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL400 N5834 E16454 - N5703 E16656 - N5411 E16802 -
N5357 E16745 - N5538 E16550 - N5813 E16410 MOV SE 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/0220Z SFC/FL400 N5203 E17057 - N5243 E16915 -
N5557 E16554 - N5833 E16519 - N5954 E16148 - N6030 E16332 - N5855
E16703
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/0820Z SFC/FL400 N5037 E17406 - N5054 E17203 -

N5607 E16552 - N5942 E16510 - N5903 E16108 - N5916 E15923 - N6207
E16326 - N5940 E16847
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/1420Z SFC/FL400 N4814 E17827 - N5031 E17218 -

N5829 E16043 - N6026 E16014 - N6312 E16348 - N6043 E17107 - N5417
E17316
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170517/0000Z=

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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 16 May 2017
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 14 May 2017
Sunday, May 14, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Sunday, May 14, 2017
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