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Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
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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) 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 AT 20170611/0510Z FL230 EXTD S REPORTED OBS VA DTG: 11/0520Z

Sun, 11 Jun 2017, 06:15
06:15 AM |
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 06:00 UTC, 11/06/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170611/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/390
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 KVERT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20170611/0510Z FL230 EXTD S REPORTED
OBS VA DTG: 11/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL270 N5012 E15038 - N5047 E15546 - N5035 E15548 -
N5001 E15033 MOV W 15KT SFC/FL230 N5637 E16124 - N5627 E16125 -
N5618 E16136 - N5615 E16134 - N5617 E16107 MOV S 35KT SFC/FL200
N5309 E16323 - N5316 E16414 - N5304 E16429 - N5247 E16332 MOV S 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/1120Z SFC/FL280 N4956 E15229 - N4909 E15214 -
N4837 E14735 - N4755 E14509 - N4831 E14451 - N4947 E14836 SFC/FL210
N5339 E16250 - N5329 E16152 - N5432 E16052 - N5617 E16056 SFC/FL210
N5400 E16648 - N5321 E16632 - N5237 E16358 - N5324 E16406
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 11/1720Z SFC/FL280 N4843 E14853 - N4703 E14906 -

N4704 E14445 - N4457 E14321 - N4443 E14226 - N4619 E14157 - N4825
E14507 SFC/FL200 N5241 E16406 - N5254 E16145 - N5624 E15957 - N5602
E16105 - N5354 E16204 SFC/FL220 N5537 E16802 - N5331 E16707 - N5302
E16349 - N5550 E16624
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 11/2320Z SFC/FL190 N5344 E16144 - N5329 E16629
-
N5236 E16140 - N5334 E15951 - N5647 E15806 - N5520 E16042
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. VA[FL200] OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. HOWEVER
VA
IS STILL EXPECTED IN THE AREA.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170611/1200Z=

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