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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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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
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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: ERUPTION 05Z

Thursday Nov 02, 2017 18:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  2 Nov 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 2 Nov 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAK22 at 18:12 UTC, 02/11/17 from PAWU
VAAAK2
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20171102/1815Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270

PSN: N5639 E16122

AREA: KAMCHATKA PENINSULA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10771 FT [3283 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/197

INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION 05Z

OBS VA DTG: 02/1815Z

OBS VA CLD: FL190/FL240 N6309 E16610 - N6124 E16437 - N6055
E16739 - N6222 E16933 - N6309 E16610 MOV NE 30KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 03/0015Z FL190/FL240 N6111 E16750 - N6331
E17740 - N6458 E17604 - N6226 E16559 - N6111 E16750.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 03/0615Z FL190/FL240 N6241 E17305 - N6306
W17251 - N6558 W17225 - N6423 E17158 - N6241 E17305.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 03/1215Z FL190/FL240 N6305 W17924 - N6249
W16043 - N6534 W15815 - N6523 E17932 - N6305 W17924 - N6305
W17924.

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
CONDITIONS IN THE ANCHORAGE VAAC AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY


NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171103/0015Z

AAWU NOV 2017 AAWU

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