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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 20170914/1250Z FL170 EXTD S OBS VA DTG: 14/1300Z

Thursday Sep 14, 2017 13:30 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 14 Sep 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 14 Sep 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 13:25 UTC, 14/09/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170914/1325Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/544
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20170914/1250Z FL170 EXTD S
OBS VA DTG: 14/1300Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N5642 E16124 - N5630 E16126 - N5629 E16119 -
N5640 E16119 MOV S 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/1900Z SFC/FL160 N5421 E16311 - N5411 E16250 -
N5508 E16147 - N5542 E16206 - N5509 E16218
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/0100Z SFC/FL150 N5451 E16315 - N5337 E16337 -

N5233 E16520 - N5238 E16434 - N5345 E16255 - N5445 E16245
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20170914/1800Z=

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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 13 Sep 2017
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 12 Sep 2017
Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017
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