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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: 11/1720Z

Sun, 11 Jun 2017, 18:15
18:15 PM |
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 11 Jun 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 11 Jun 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 18:00 UTC, 11/06/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170611/1800Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/392
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 11/1720Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL230 N5337 E16149 - N5308 E16410 - N5323 E16711 -
N5234 E16603 - N5221 E16335 - N5325 E16150 MOV E 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/2320Z SFC/FL240 N5544 E16920 - N5402 E16846 -
N5226 E16553 - N5242 E16134 - N5328 E16132 - N5328 E16439
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/0520Z SFC/FL250 N5759 E17034 - N5437 E16921 -

N5258 E16526 - N5225 E15934 - N5316 E15931 - N5352 E16350 - N5758
E16758
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/1120Z SFC/FL250 N5930 E16820 - N5644 E17103 -

N5342 E16524 - N5117 E15733 - N5221 E15732 - N5404 E16230 - N5657
E16516 - N5937 E16434
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. VA OF PREVIOUS VAA[FL270][FL200] IS NOT
IDENTIFIABLE DUE TO MET CLOUD OR DISSIPATED.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170612/0000Z=

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