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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: POSS VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 26/1720Z

Tuesday Dec 26, 2017 18:15 PM |

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

FVFE01 at 18:00 UTC, 26/12/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171226/1800Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/586
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 26/1720Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL280 N5756 E17631 - N5727 E17818 - N5726 E17915 -
N5655 E17930 - N5645 E17817 - N5733 E17612 MOV SE 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/2320Z SFC/FL250 N5455 W17738 - N5312 W17533 -
N5335 W17854 - N5451 E17748 - N5717 E17525 - N5553 W17840
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. HOWEVER VA IS STILL EXPECTED IN THE
AREA.
NXT ADVISORY: 20171227/0000Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 26 Dec 2017
Tuesday, Dec 26, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
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]

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