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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: 08/1720Z

Friday Sep 08, 2017 18:15 PM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 18:00 UTC, 08/09/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170908/1800Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/514
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 08/1720Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 N5932 E16025 - N5750 E16042 - N5635 E15834 -
N5706 E15817 MOV N 20KT SFC/FL280 N5903 E16139 - N5708 E16255 -
N5647 E16155 - N5843 E16042 MOV N 20KT SFC/FL270 N6045 E16125 -
N6035 E16427 - N5740 E16319 - N5748 E16651 - N5711 E16758 - N5616
E16214 - N5906 E16222 MOV NE 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/2320Z SFC/FL280 N6108 E16501 - N5852 E16327 -
N5752 E15847 - N5922 E16006 SFC/FL280 N6022 E16539 - N5750 E16407 -
N5740 E16147 - N6028 E16359 SFC/FL270 N6051 E16909 - N5838 E16745 -
N5649 E16942 - N5719 E16136 - N6154 E16653
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/0520Z SFC/FL280 N6100 E16948 - N6033 E17039
-
N5843 E16809 - N5819 E16244 - N5926 E16357 SFC/FL270 N6148 E17411 -
N6033 E17411 - N5627 E17110 - N5805 E16317 - N5854 E16246
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 09/1120Z SFC/FL270 N5956 E17716 - N5801 E17145
-
N5854 E16440 - N6018 E16746
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170909/0000Z=

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