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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 FM 20170808/1700Z ERUPTION.

Wednesday Aug 09, 2017 11:00 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  9 Aug 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 9 Aug 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAK21 at 10:50 UTC, 09/08/17 from PAWU
VAAAK1
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20170809/1053Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270

PSN: N5639 E16122

AREA: KAMCHATKA PENINSULA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10771 FT [3283 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/177

INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA FM 20170808/1700Z ERUPTION.

OBS VA DTG: 09/1053Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL400 N5216 W17948 - N5005 W17959 - N4854 E16845
- N5118 E16852 - N5216 W17948 MOV E 60KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/1653Z SFC/FL400 N5203 W17040 - N4910 W16307
- N4706 W16552 - N4917 W17312 - N5203 W17040 - N5203 W17040.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/2253Z NO VA EXP.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/0453Z NO VA EXP.

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW.
VA DSIPTG FM SAT IMAGERY BUT STILL VISIBLE.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20170809/1653Z

BH AUG 2017 AAWU

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