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Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
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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: ERUPTION AT 20171226/0201Z FL230 REPORTED OBS VA DTG: 26/0230Z

Tuesday Dec 26, 2017 03:15 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 26 Dec 2017
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 26 Dec 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 03:02 UTC, 26/12/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171226/0302Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/583
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 KVERT KBGS
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTION AT 20171226/0201Z FL230 REPORTED
OBS VA DTG: 26/0230Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 N5654 E16122 - N5702 E16136 - N5652 E16143 -
N5644 E16131 MOV N 50KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/0830Z SFC/FL280 N5936 E16736 - N5926 E16214 -
N5947 E15951 - N6013 E16032 - N6020 E16156 - N5945 E16736
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 26/1430Z SFC/FL290 N5920 E17515 - N5920 E17435 -

N6115 E16923 - N6210 E16052 - N6107 E15719 - N6304 E16037 - N6312
E16226 - N6141 E16930
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20171226/0600Z=

Previous news
Wednesday, Dec 06, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

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