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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.

Friday Jan 12, 2018 23:00 PM |

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

FVAK21 at 22:52 UTC, 12/01/18 from PAWU
VAAAK1
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20180112/2250Z

VAAC: ANCHORAGE

VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270

PSN: N5639 E16122

AREA: KAMCHATKA PENINSULA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10771 FT [3283 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2018/014

INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI/GOES

AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE

ERUPTION DETAILS: RESIDUAL VA FM 20180109/2243Z ERUPTION.

OBS VA DTG: 12/2250Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL310 N5359 W17900 - N5236 W17230 - N5221 W17302
- N5325 W17916 - N5359 W17900 MOV S 10KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 13/0450Z SFC/FL310 N5349 W17851 - N5234 W17245
- N5214 W17317 - N5315 W17901 - N5349 W17851 - N5349 W17851.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 13/1050Z NO VA EXP.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 13/1650Z NO VA EXP.

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. A VA SIGNAL HAS RE-EMERGED OVER THE S BERING SEA IN REC
ENT HRS.
SIGNAL IS SEEN IN VARIOUS HIMAWARI AND GOES SATELLITE IMAGERIES.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20180113/0450Z

JAM JAN 2018 AAWU

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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 12 Jan 2018
Friday, Jan 12, 2018
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Thursday, Jan 11, 2018
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 11 Jan 2018
Thursday, Jan 11, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 10 Jan 2018
Wednesday, Jan 10, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  9 Jan 2018
Tuesday, Jan 09, 2018
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