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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 news and updates

Shiveluch volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory:

Wednesday Oct 11, 2017 18:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 11 Oct 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 11 Oct 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAK21 at 18:07 UTC, 11/10/17 from PAWU
VAAAK1
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20171011/1757Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270

PSN: N5639 E16122

AREA: KAMCHATKA PENINSULA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10771 FT [3283 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/191

INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI/POES

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS:

OBS VA DTG: 11/1757Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE

FCST VA CLD +6HR: NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +12HR: NO VA EXP

FCST VA CLD +18HR: NO VA EXP

RMK: .ADD REMARKS AS NEEDED.

NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

THIS ASDVISORY CANCELS ADVISORY NR 189 ISSUED AT 12Z.

DB OCT 2017 AAWU

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