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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
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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 AT 20171107/1859Z FL260 REPORTED OBS VA DTG: 07/2020Z

Tuesday Nov 07, 2017 21:00 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  7 Nov 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 7 Nov 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 20:49 UTC, 07/11/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171107/2048Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/570
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 KBGS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION AT 20171107/1859Z FL260 REPORTED
OBS VA DTG: 07/2020Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 N5658 E16214 - N5740 E16333 - N5731 E16417 -
N5705 E16355 - N5639 E16203 MOV NE 80KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/0220Z SFC/FL260 N6021 E17601 - N5910 E17041 -
N5801 E16753 - N6027 E17010 - N6054 E17358
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/0820Z SFC/FL260 N6320 W17237 - N6135 W17720 -

N6122 E17635 - N6004 E17409 - N6241 E17546 - N6339 W17635
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: VA HEIGHT ESTIMATED FROM SEISMIC DATA.
NXT ADVISORY: 20171108/0000Z=

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