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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 20170808/1700Z FL330 EXTD S OBS VA DTG: 08/1700Z

Tuesday Aug 08, 2017 17:45 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  8 Aug 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 8 Aug 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 17:30 UTC, 08/08/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170808/1730Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/478
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170808/1700Z FL330 EXTD S
OBS VA DTG: 08/1700Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL330 N5641 E16123 - N5644 E16145 - N5636 E16151 -
N5626 E16136 - N5626 E16120 - N5639 E16119 MOV S 40KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/2300Z SFC/FL290 N5533 E16156 - N5252 E16230 -
N5254 E16134 - N5356 E16118 - N5542 E16115
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/0500Z SFC/FL270 N5135 E16218 - N5039 E16301 -

N5040 E16112 - N5233 E16039 - N5431 E16107
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/1100Z SFC/FL260 N4958 E16056 - N4912 E16222 -

N4907 E15834 - N5005 E15934 - N5122 E15908 - N5320 E16001
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170808/2100Z=

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