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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 CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 16/1120Z

Wednesday Aug 16, 2017 12:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 16 Aug 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 16 Aug 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 12:03 UTC, 16/08/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170816/1203Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/498
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 16/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N5853 E15709 - N5853 E15801 - N5842 E15824 -
N5823 E15753 MOV NW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/1720Z SFC/FL170 N5926 E16105 - N5841 E16105 -
N5840 E15856 - N5855 E15656 - N5921 E15641
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/2320Z SFC/FL160 N5926 E16209 - N5757 E16416 -

N5902 E15637 - N5923 E15632
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170816/1800Z=

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