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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: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 28/0520Z

Friday Dec 28, 2018 06:15 AM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 28 Dec 2018
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 28 Dec 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 06:00 UTC, 28/12/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181228/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/74
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 28/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N5659 E15954 - N5716 E16000 - N5643 E16122 -
N5633 E16119 MOV NW 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 28/1120Z SFC/FL120 N5639 E16122 - N5635 E15435 -
N5702 E15215 - N5747 E15309 - N5728 E15444
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 28/1720Z SFC/FL120 N5639 E16122 - N5534 E15316 -

N5514 E14613 - N5543 E14436 - N5628 E14504 - N5614 E15210
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: SOME PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20181228/1200Z=

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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 26 Dec 2018
Wednesday, Dec 26, 2018
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 25 Dec 2018
Tuesday, Dec 25, 2018
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Monday, Dec 24, 2018
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