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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: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170702/1310Z FL360 EXTD S OBS VA DTG: 02/1330Z

Sunday Jul 02, 2017 14:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  2 Jul 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 2 Jul 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 14:00 UTC, 02/07/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170702/1400Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/442
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170702/1310Z FL360 EXTD S
OBS VA DTG: 02/1330Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL360 N5644 E16122 - N5633 E16107 - N5624 E16119 -
N5630 E16137 - N5641 E16137 MOV S 50KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/1930Z SFC/FL340 N5646 E16352 - N5523 E16323 -
N5331 E15757
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/0130Z SFC/FL320 N5751 E16658 - N5518 E16545 -

N5123 E15328 - N5512 E16231
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/0730Z SFC/FL310 N5906 E17055 - N5534 E16904 -

N4851 E15029 - N5502 E16049
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170702/1800Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 29 Jun 2017
Thursday, Jun 29, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Strong explosive eruption at Shiveluch volcano yesterday (image: KVERT webcam)
Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017
The activity at the volcano remains elevated. Another very large explosion occurred yesterday morning at 10:14 local time (01:14 UTC) and generated an ash plume that rose to approx. 40,000 ft (12 km) altitude and drifted NE. ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 28 Jun 2017
Wednesday, Jun 28, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Jun 27, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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