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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 news and updates

Shiveluch volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: RESIDUAL VA FM 20170723/1808Z ERUPTION.

Tuesday Jul 25, 2017 02:30 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAK21 at 02:18 UTC, 25/07/17 from PAWU
VAAAK1
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20170725/0215Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270

PSN: N5639 E16122

AREA: KAMCHATKA PENINSULA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10771 FT [3283 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/163

INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI/GOES

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: RESIDUAL VA FM 20170723/1808Z ERUPTION.

OBS VA DTG: 25/0215Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL400 N6143 W17520 - N5838 W17056 - N5645 W17351
- N5728 W17933 - N5835 W17857 - N6013 W17620 - N6143 W17520 MOV
ESE 30KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 25/0815Z SFC/FL400 N6044 W17324 - N5648 W16548
- N5537 W16828 - N5654 W17153 - N5732 W17637 - N5836 W17533 -
N6044 W17324.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 25/1415Z SFC/FL400 N5917 W16954 - N5453
W15932 - N5347 W16329 - N5606 W16802 - N5632 W17207 - N5741
W17006 - N5917 W16954.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 25/2015Z SFC/FL400 N5804 W16544 - N5348
W15623 - N5155 W15814 - N5501 W16509 - N5804 W16544 - N5804
W16544.

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH. STG VA SIGNAL PRSTS IN SATELLITE IMAGERY.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170725/0815Z

JAM JUL 2017 AAWU

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