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Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
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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: 09/2320Z

Sunday Sep 10, 2017 00:15 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 10 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 10 Sep 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 10/09/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170910/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/523
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 KVERT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 09/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL240 N6124 E17111 - N6024 E17153 - N6001 E17112 -
N6059 E17031 MOV E 25KT SFC/FL220 N5723 E15947 - N5743 E15941 -
N5737 E15921 - N5714 E15909 - N5709 E15935 MOV NW 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/0520Z SFC/FL230 N6047 E17741 - N6000 E17725 -
N5940 E17508 - N6051 E17330 - N6109 E17545 SFC/FL220 N5816 E15707 -
N5731 E15746 - N5712 E15541 - N5727 E15457 - N5753 E15514
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/1120Z SFC/FL220 N5936 W17640 - N5908 W17752 -

N5936 E17808 - N6047 E17644 - N6053 E17936 SFC/FL230 N5811 E15414 -
N5722 E15355 - N5730 E15612 - N5637 E15339 - N5621 E15153 - N5716
E15031
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: PLS SEE ALSO FVAK21 PAWU ISSUED BY ANCHORAGE WHICH DESCRIBES
CONDITION OVER OR NEAR THE TOKYO AREA. WE KEEP ISSUING VAA FOR THE
VA CLD IN OUR AREA.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170910/0600Z=

Previous news
Saturday, Sep 09, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

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