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Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
Shiveluch volcano
Stratovolcano 3283 m (10,771 ft)
Kamchatka, 56.65°N / 161.36°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5) 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.

Shiveluch volcano tours:
Kamchatka - Land of Colors (volcano expedition to Kamchatka)
Shiveluch Volcano Special (8-days expedition to see the ongoing eruption of Shiveluch volcano 16-24 Mar 2019)

Shiveluch volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 10/1720Z

Sat, 10 Jun 2017, 18:15
18:15 PM |
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 10 Jun 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 10 Jun 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 18:00 UTC, 10/06/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170610/1800Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/385
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 10/1720Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 N5320 E16023 - N5234 E15923 - N5226 E15719 -
N5243 E15720 - N5322 E15924 MOV SW 15KT SFC/FL200 N5420 E16152 -
N5400 E16139 - N5401 E16052 - N5417 E16056 - N5422 E16122 MOV S 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/2320Z SFC/FL250 N5240 E15940 - N5205 E15941 -
N5116 E15626 - N5107 E15245 - N5243 E15823 SFC/FL190 N5355 E16311 -
N5316 E16221 - N5305 E16028 - N5345 E16113
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 11/0520Z SFC/FL220 N5212 E15842 - N5109 E15824 -

N5028 E15358 - N4942 E14758 - N5220 E15633 SFC/FL190 N5402 E16518 -
N5302 E16402 - N5232 E15936 - N5339 E16125
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 11/1120Z SFC/FL220 N5137 E15628 - N5042 E15559 -

N4902 E15039 - N4730 E14404 - N4902 E14536 - N5130 E15440 SFC/FL200
N5509 E16653 - N5439 E16700 - N5301 E16444 - N5157 E15746 - N5349
E16043 - N5348 E16449
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170611/0000Z=

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