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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 20181226/1250Z FL290 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG: 26/1300Z

Wednesday Dec 26, 2018 13:30 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 26 Dec 2018
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 26 Dec 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 13:24 UTC, 26/12/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181226/1324Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/60
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20181226/1250Z FL290 EXTD NW
OBS VA DTG: 26/1300Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL290 N5659 E16100 - N5701 E16121 - N5647 E16119 -
N5645 E16101 MOV NW 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 26/1900Z SFC/FL280 N5840 E15947 - N5815 E15950 -
N5815 E15754 - N5856 E15551 - N5858 E15737
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/0100Z SFC/FL290 N5926 E15729 - N5846 E15801 -

N5823 E15341 - N6124 E14956 - N6122 E15218
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 27/0700Z SFC/FL290 N6147 E15004 - N5958 E15523 -

N5746 E15119 - N5748 E14932 - N6015 E15047 - N6205 E14607 - N6343
E14617 - N6340 E14956
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20181226/1800Z=

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