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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 20170909/0730Z FL190 EXTD N OBS VA DTG: 09/1120Z

Saturday Sep 09, 2017 12:15 PM |

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

FVFE01 at 12:02 UTC, 09/09/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170909/1202Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/519
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 KVERT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170909/0730Z FL190 EXTD N
OBS VA DTG: 09/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 N6139 E17618 - N6105 E17857 - N6023 E17815 -
N6051 E17409 MOV E 35KT SFC/FL240 N5932 E16239 - N6016 E16240 -
N6052 E16308 - N6026 E16427 - N5954 E16404 - N6002 E16322 - N5920
E16314 MOV NE 15KT SFC/FL190 N5730 E16042 - N5733 E16100 - N5753
E16115 - N5753 E16142 - N5723 E16114 - N5720 E16041 MOV N 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/1720Z SFC/FL270 N5820 W17318 - N5752 W17427 -
N5934 E17838 - N5957 E17952 - N5928 W17622 SFC/FL240 N6113 E16847 -
N6042 E16935 - N5957 E16633 - N6002 E16445 - N6100 E16630 SFC/FL200
N5912 E16213 - N5759 E16002 - N5755 E15901 - N5842 E15946
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 09/2320Z SFC/FL260 N5600 W16822 - N5357 W16644 -

N5415 W16836 - N5803 W17853 - N5841 W17851 SFC/FL230 N6037 E17439 -
N6009 E17453 - N6005 E16657 - N6050 E16854 SFC/FL200 N6003 E16350 -
N5922 E16040 - N5808 E15819 - N5749 E15643 - N5829 E15645 - N5933
E15950
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OF PREVIOUS VAA[FL270] IS NOT IDENTIFIABLE DUE TO MET
CLOUD
OR DISSIPATED. NEW VA OBS SATELLITE IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170909/1800Z=

Previous news
Eruption of Sheveluch volcano this morning (KVERT webcam)
Saturday, Sep 09, 2017
The volcano has increased its (visible) activity during the past days. A larger explosion occurred during the late evening of Thursday 7 Sep (at 21:46 local time), producing an ash plume that rose to estimated 9 km altitude. ... [more]
Friday, Sep 08, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  8 Sep 2017
Friday, Sep 08, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  7 Sep 2017
Thursday, Sep 07, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Friday, Aug 18, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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