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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: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20190613/0500Z FL130 EXTD N OBS VA DTG: 13/0600Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Thursday Jun 13, 2019 06:30 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 13 Jun 2019
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 13 Jun 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 5 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 06:28 UTC, 13/06/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190613/0628Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/402
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20190613/0500Z FL130 EXTD N
OBS VA DTG: 13/0600Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N5639 E16120 - N5649 E16114 - N5651 E16120 -
N5641 E16123 MOV N 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 13/1200Z SFC/FL120 N5649 E16111 - N5625 E16106 -
N5620 E16028 - N5641 E16033
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 13/1800Z SFC/FL110 N5639 E16038 - N5618 E16025 -

N5614 E15930 - N5631 E15922
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20190613/1200Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 12 Jun 2019
Wednesday, Jun 12, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction. ... [more]
Wednesday, Jun 12, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 15 kts in W direction. ... [more]
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 30 May 2019
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 14000 ft (4300 m) altitude or flight level 140 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
Friday, May 24, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
 

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