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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: 12/2320Z

Wednesday Sep 13, 2017 00:15 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 13 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 13 Sep 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 13/09/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170913/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/537
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 KBGS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 12/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 N5618 E16142 - N5615 E16209 - N5631 E16214 -
N5611 E16245 - N5555 E16227 - N5555 E16142 MOV SE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/0520Z SFC/FL250 N5526 E16513 - N5445 E16515 -
N5439 E16330 - N5522 E16324
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/1120Z SFC/FL230 N5417 E16828 - N5308 E16829 -

N5308 E16653 - N5356 E16538 - N5435 E16510 - N5425 E16647
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 13/1720Z SFC/FL200 N5351 E17229 - N5207 E17400 -

N5219 E17119 - N5352 E16637 - N5349 E17013
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170913/0600Z=

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