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Shiveluch volcano
Stratovolcano 3283 m (10,771 ft)
Kamchatka, 56.65°N / 161.36°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 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 20171204/2209Z ERUPTION.

Wednesday Dec 06, 2017 00:45 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  6 Dec 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 6 Dec 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAK21 at 00:40 UTC, 06/12/17 from PAWU
VAAAK1
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20171206/0035Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270

PSN: N5639 E16122

AREA: KAMCHATKA PENINSULA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10771 FT [3283 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/212

INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA FM 20171204/2209Z ERUPTION.

OBS VA DTG: 06/0035Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL330 N6140 E17241 - N5958 E17653 - N5946 E16932
- N6139 E17253 - N6140 E17241 MOV N 20KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 06/0635Z SFC/FL330 N6244 E17204 - N6210 E17618
- N5956 E17701 - N5941 E16934 - N6213 E16951 - N6244 E17204.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 06/1235Z SFC/FL330 N6414 E16648 - N6424
E17428 - N6116 E17656 - N6111 E16854 - N6414 E16648.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 06/1835Z SFC/FL330 N6643 E16345 - N6719
E17301 - N6312 E17519 - N6231 E16752 - N6643 E16345 - N6643
E16345.

RMK: THIS IS A CORRECTION OF ADVISORY NR 2017/211 FOR AVIATION COLOR
CODE ORANGE.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20171206/0635Z

BH DEC 2017 AAWU

Previous news
Tuesday, Dec 05, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Eruption at Sheveluch volcano this morning (KVERT webcam)
Tuesday, Dec 05, 2017
A strong eruption occurred at the volcano yesterday morning around 9am local time (9pm last night GMT). An explosion and/or partial collapse at the active lava dome produced an eruption column that quickly rose to estimated 33,000 ft (10 km) altitude and drifted both NE and SE before dissipating over the North Pacific Ocean. ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  4 Dec 2017
Monday, Dec 04, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Nov 21, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, Nov 09, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
 

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