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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 ERUPTION OBS AT 20181212/0030Z FL220 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG: 12/0050Z

Wednesday Dec 12, 2018 01:30 AM |

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

FVFE01 at 01:17 UTC, 12/12/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181212/0117Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/45
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20181212/0030Z FL220 EXTD NE
OBS VA DTG: 12/0050Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL220 N5641 E16120 - N5655 E16125 - N5702 E16136 -
N5654 E16138 - N5649 E16130 - N5639 E16122 MOV NE 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/0650Z SFC/FL210 N5842 E16622 - N5742 E16417 -
N5624 E16228 - N5722 E16311 - N5836 E16518
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/1250Z SFC/FL200 N5747 E17411 - N5746 E16911 -

N5654 E16520 - N5555 E16350 - N5608 E16340 - N5716 E16514 - N5805
E16742 - N5808 E17208
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20181212/0600Z=

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