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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: RESIDUAL VA FM 20180109/2243Z ERUPTION

Thursday Jan 11, 2018 01:15 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 11 Jan 2018
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 11 Jan 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVAK21 at 01:04 UTC, 11/01/18 from PAWU
VAAAK1
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20180111/0048Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270

PSN: N5639 E16122

AREA: KAMCHATKA PENINSULA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10771 FT [3283 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/006

INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: RESIDUAL VA FM 20180109/2243Z ERUPTION

OBS VA DTG: 11/0048Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL310 N5525 E16747 - N5449 E17545 - N5439 W17853
- N5529 W16853 - N5732 W17007 - N5626 W17956 - N5620 E17516 -
N5714 E16826 - N5525 E16747 MOV E 10KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 11/0648Z SFC/FL310 N5609 E16756 - N5427 E16750
- N5331 E17819 - N5400 W17411 - N5512 W16822 - N5721 W17026 -
N5600 W17802 - N5611 E17409 - N5629 E16812 - N5609 E16756.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 11/1248Z SFC/FL310 N5702 E16807 - N5447
E16754 - N5404 E17722 - N5444 W17232 - N5643 W16622 - N5837
W16930 - N5653 W17712 - N5647 E17606 - N5715 E16808 - N5702
E16807.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 11/1848Z SFC/FL310 N5714 E16748 - N5452
E16741 - N5432 E17656 - N5509 W17501 - N5731 W16737 - N5912
W16931 - N5729 W17650 - N5719 E17626 - N5736 E16807 - N5714
E16748 - N5714 E16748.

RMK: W END OF VA CLOUD APPEARS NEARLY STNR. E END OF VA CLOUD APPEARS
TO BE MOVING SLOWLY N AROUND 10 KT.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180111/0648Z

DH JAN 2018 AAWU

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