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Shiveluch volcano
Stratovolcano 3283 m (10,771 ft)
Kamchatka, 56.65°N / 161.36°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 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 FROM 20181109/0328Z ERUPTION.

Friday Nov 09, 2018 18:15 PM |

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

FVAK22 at 18:03 UTC, 09/11/18 from PAWU
VAAAK2
VA ADVISORY

DTG: 20181109/1755Z

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: VA FROM 20181109/0328Z ERUPTION.

OBS VA DTG: 09/1755Z

OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL260 N6305 W16825 - N6113 W16940 - N6020 W17447
- N6021 E17837 - N6100 E17738 - N6305 W16825 - N6305 W16825 MOV
NE 35KT.

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 09/2355Z NO VA EXP.

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 10/0555Z NO VA EXP.

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 10/1155Z NO VA EXP.

RMK: VA DISSIPATING ON WEST END. VA OVER EASTERN END CONTINUES TO MOVE TO
THE NORTHEAST AND IS ALSO SLOWLY DISSIPATING.

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20181109/2355Z

NS NOV 2018 AAWU

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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 27 Sep 2018
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 16 Jun 2018
Saturday, Jun 16, 2018
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