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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: VA FM 20171107/1859Z ERUPTION.

Thursday Nov 09, 2017 01:45 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAK22 at 01:32 UTC, 09/11/17 from PAWU
VAAAK2
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20171109/0131Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270

PSN: N5639 E16122

AREA: KAMCHATKA PENINSULA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10771 FT [3283 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/206

INFO SOURCE: POES

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA FM 20171107/1859Z ERUPTION.

OBS VA DTG: 09/0131Z

OBS VA CLD: FL150/FL260 N7457 W16009 - N7458 W15734 - N7042
W15804 - N7040 W16018 - N7457 W16009 MOV NNE 40KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/0731Z FL150/FL260 N7647 W16018 - N7644
W15557 - N7158 W15711 - N7156 W15956 - N7647 W16018 - N7647
W16018.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 09/1331Z NO VA EXP.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 09/1931Z NO VA EXP.

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. VERY THIN VA SIGNAL OBSERVED IN SATELLITE IMAGERY.
REVISED FL TO DEPICT THE RESIDUAL UPPER-LVL VA.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171109/0731Z

JAM NOV 2017 AAWU

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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  7 Nov 2017
Tuesday, Nov 07, 2017
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Friday, Nov 03, 2017
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  2 Nov 2017
Thursday, Nov 02, 2017
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