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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 20170907/1300Z FL280 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 07/1330Z

Thursday Sep 07, 2017 14:00 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  7 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 7 Sep 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 13:55 UTC, 07/09/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170907/1355Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/507
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170907/1300Z FL280 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 07/1330Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 N5640 E16122 - N5653 E16132 - N5641 E16142 -
N5633 E16130 - N5638 E16121 MOV SE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/1930Z SFC/FL280 N5651 E16226 - N5555 E16212 -
N5539 E16119 - N5652 E16159
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/0130Z SFC/FL280 N5711 E16323 - N5606 E16236 -

N5528 E16030 - N5706 E16247
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/0730Z SFC/FL260 N5745 E16433 - N5722 E16428 -

N5631 E16329 - N5606 E15952 - N5622 E15947 - N5652 E16203
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170907/1800Z=

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