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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: 08/0520Z

Friday Sep 08, 2017 06:15 AM |

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

FVFE01 at 06:01 UTC, 08/09/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170908/0601Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/511
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 08/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 N5613 E16243 - N5632 E16442 - N5511 E16120 -
N5534 E15919 - N5618 E15851 - N5626 E15928 - N5557 E16001 - N5549
E16135 MOV E 5KT SFC/FL270 N5718 E16322 - N5718 E16414 - N5638
E16345 - N5622 E16231 - N5717 E15933 - N5740 E16042 - N5654 E16251
MOV E 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/1120Z SFC/FL290 N5628 E16107 - N5631 E16417 -
N5602 E16446 - N5534 E16044 - N5651 E15911 - N5746 E15942 - N5721
E16042 SFC/FL270 N5701 E16526 - N5622 E16407 - N5634 E16221 - N5814
E16119 - N5811 E16300
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/1720Z SFC/FL280 N5821 E16249 - N5721 E16158 -

N5609 E16452 - N5613 E16040 - N5738 E15957 - N5919 E16118 SFC/FL270
N5713 E16639 - N5631 E16424 - N5722 E16221 - N5905 E16354
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/2320Z SFC/FL270 N6016 E16541 - N5807 E16340 -

N5630 E16528 - N5707 E16011 - N5957 E16317 SFC/FL260 N5903 E16645 -
N5732 E16901 - N5652 E16509 - N5756 E16253 - N5901 E16432
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170908/1200Z=

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