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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 FROM 20171204/2209Z ERUPTION

Wednesday Dec 06, 2017 15:45 PM |

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

FVAK21 at 15:29 UTC, 06/12/17 from PAWU
VAAAK1
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20171206/1524Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270

PSN: N5639 E16122

AREA: KAMCHATKA PENINSULA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10771 FT [3283 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2017/215

INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: VA FROM 20171204/2209Z ERUPTION

OBS VA DTG: 06/1524Z

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: NONE

NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES

TRENZ DEC 2017 AAWU

Previous news
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  6 Dec 2017
Wednesday, Dec 06, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

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