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Shiveluch volcano
Stratovolcano 3283 m (10,771 ft)
Kamchatka, 56.65°N / 161.36°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 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 20170815/1900Z FL140 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG: 15/1940Z

Tuesday Aug 15, 2017 20:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 15 Aug 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 15 Aug 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 20:10 UTC, 15/08/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170815/2010Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/495
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170815/1900Z FL140 EXTD NW
OBS VA DTG: 15/1940Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL140 N5645 E16123 - N5645 E16114 - N5653 E16104 -
N5649 E16053 - N5640 E16105 - N5638 E16121 MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/0140Z SFC/FL130 N5651 E16146 - N5635 E16149 -
N5635 E16105 - N5701 E16006 - N5712 E16020
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/0740Z SFC/FL110 N5654 E16244 - N5623 E16238 -

N5623 E16204 - N5728 E16015 - N5730 E16041
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/1340Z SFC/FL090 N5744 E16156 - N5648 E16403 -

N5608 E16318 - N5611 E16237 - N5701 E16224 - N5733 E16127
RMK: SOME PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170816/0000Z=

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