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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 CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 10/1120Z

Wednesday Jan 10, 2018 12:15 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 10 Jan 2018
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 10 Jan 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 12:00 UTC, 10/01/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180110/1200Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/6
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS ON SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 10/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL360 N5829 E16819 - N5647 E17112 - N5435 E17735 -
N5306 E17647 - N5351 E17140 - N5534 E17127 - N5707 E16736 MOV E 40KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/1720Z SFC/FL370 N5644 E17308 - N5415 W17706 -
N5323 W17932 - N5332 E17431 - N5421 E16835 - N5546 E16557 - N5716
E16618 - N5808 E17007
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/2320Z SFC/FL370 N5452 W17208 - N5312 E17816 -

N5306 E16455 - N5401 E16218 - N5553 E16322 - N5553 E16854 - N5737
E17200 - N5547 E17732
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 11/0520Z SFC/FL360 N5622 W17345 - N5457 W16946 -

N5051 E16233 - N5236 E15927 - N5432 E16041 - N5346 E16702 - N5710
E17347
RMK: THE RESPONSIBILITY FOR THIS ASH EVENT IS BEING TRANSFERRED TO
ANCHORAGE. THE NEXT ADVISORY WILL BE ISSUED BY ANCHORAGE BY 1500UTC
UNDER HEADER FVAK21 PAWU.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

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