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Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
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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 AT 20181229/2020Z FL150 EXTD W OBS VA DTG: 29/2020Z

Saturday Dec 29, 2018 21:00 PM |

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 29 Dec 2018
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 29 Dec 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 20:47 UTC, 29/12/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181229/2047Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/79
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20181229/2020Z FL150 EXTD W
OBS VA DTG: 29/2020Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5640 E16047 - N5643 E16122 - N5638 E16122 -
N5635 E16053 MOV W 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 30/0220Z SFC/FL140 N5544 E15718 - N5531 E15744 -
N5525 E15730 - N5539 E15640 - N5544 E15642
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 30/0820Z SFC/FL130 N5452 E15605 - N5440 E15620 -

N5428 E15602 - N5427 E15500 - N5444 E15504
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20181230/0000Z=

Previous news
Friday, Dec 28, 2018
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 28 Dec 2018
Friday, Dec 28, 2018
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Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 27 Dec 2018
Thursday, Dec 27, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Thursday, Dec 27, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 26 Dec 2018
Wednesday, Dec 26, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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