Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
Stratovolcano 3283 m (10,771 ft)
Kamchatka, 56.65°N / 161.36°E
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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 toursKamchatka - Land of Colors
(volcano expedition to Kamchatka)Shiveluch Volcano Special
(8-days expedition to see the ongoing eruption of Shiveluch volcano 16-24 Mar 2019)
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Shiveluch volcano news and updates
Shiveluch volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTION AT 20171010/2329Z FL260 REPORTED OBS VA DTG: 10/2330Z
Wednesday Oct 11, 2017 00:00 AM |
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 10 Oct 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVFE01 at 23:46 UTC, 10/10/17 from RJTD
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/548
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 KBGS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION AT 20171010/2329Z FL260 REPORTED
OBS VA DTG: 10/2330Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL260 180/29KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NOT AVBL
RMK: WE WILL ISSUE FURTHER ADVISORY IF VA IS DETECTED IN SATELLITE
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=
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