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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 IS NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY.

Monday Jul 24, 2017 12:00 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 24 Jul 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 24 Jul 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 11:50 UTC, 24/07/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170724/1150Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/463
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA IS NOT IDENTIFIABLE ON SATELLITE IMAGERY.
OBS VA DTG: 24/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL180 250/28KT

FCST VA CLD +6 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NOT AVBL
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. VA[FL140] IS NOT IDENTIFIABLE DUE TO MET
CLOUD OR DISSIPATED. WE WILL ISSUE FURTHER ADVISORY IF VA DETECTED
ON SATELLITE IMAGERY. PLS SEE FVAK21 PAWU ISSUED BY ANCHORAGE WHICH

DESCRIBES CONDITION OVER OR NEAR THE TOKYO AREA.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  3 Jul 2017
Monday, Jul 03, 2017
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  2 Jul 2017
Sunday, Jul 02, 2017
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