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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 ASSOC WITH 20170618/1640Z ERUPTION.

Monday Jun 19, 2017 12:00 PM |

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

FVAK21 at 11:58 UTC, 19/06/17 from PAWU
VAAAK1
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20170619/1200Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270

PSN: N5639 E16122

AREA: KAMCHATKA PENINSULA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10771 FT [3283 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/126

INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA ASSOC WITH 20170618/1640Z ERUPTION.

OBS VA DTG: 19/1200Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL400 N5456 E17051 - N5330 E17330 - N5147 E17426
- N5144 E17226 - N5300 E17154 - N5353 E17016 - N5456 E17051 MOV
SE 30KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 19/1800Z SFC/FL400 N5504 E17247 - N5439 E17506
- N4913 E17809 - N4858 E17702 - N5313 E17207 - N5504 E17247.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 20/0000Z SFC/FL400 N5614 E17444 - N5524
E17734 - N5230 E17801 - N4620 W17757 - N4604 W17944 - N5223
E17423 - N5415 E17325 - N5614 E17444.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 20/0600Z SFC/FL400 N5634 E17603 - N5605
E17919 - N5145 W17957 - N4500 W17404 - N4427 W17612 - N5108
E17704 - N5509 E17452 - N5748 E17652 - N5634 E17603 - N5634
E17603.

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170619/1800Z

DH JUN 2017 AAWU

Previous news
Sunday, Jun 18, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 18 Jun 2017
Sunday, Jun 18, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Saturday, Jun 17, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 17 Jun 2017
Saturday, Jun 17, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 16 Jun 2017
Friday, Jun 16, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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