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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)
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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 CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 03/0220Z

Monday Jul 03, 2017 03:15 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  3 Jul 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 3 Jul 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 03:00 UTC, 03/07/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170703/0300Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/446
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 03/0220Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL400 N5300 E15632 - N5132 E15256 - N5016 E15121 -
N4913 E15039 - N4824 E15026 - N4824 E15009 - N5005 E15043 - N5111
E15134 - N5209 E15255 - N5258 E15433 - N5320 E15630 MOV S 50KT
SFC/FL260 N5508 E16708 - N5511 E16541 - N5451 E16441 - N5451 E16357
- N5514 E16400 - N5543 E16505 - N5528 E16711 MOV E 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0820Z SFC/FL400 N5335 E15707 - N4802 E15113 -
N4419 E15351 - N4410 E15239 - N4530 E14941 - N4901 E14911 - N5142
E15210 SFC/FL250 N5552 E17136 - N5510 E17101 - N5518 E16551 - N5657
E16730
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/1420Z SFC/FL400 N5445 E15936 - N4826 E15203 -

N4527 E15559 - N4329 E15915 - N4259 E15702 - N4313 E14936 - N4835
E14821 SFC/FL240 N5607 E17639 - N5517 E17619 - N5550 E16739 - N5840
E16934
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/2020Z SFC/FL380 N5752 E16319 - N4749 E15344 -

N4459 E15550 - N4606 E16029 - N4408 E16320 - N4136 E15702 - N4148
E15212 - N4455 E14829 SFC/FL230 N5823 E17440 - N5454 W17730 - N5545
E17753 - N5801 E16855 - N5954 E17145
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170703/0600Z=

Previous news
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]

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