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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 20190703/0040Z FL150 EXTD E OBS VA DTG: 03/0110Z to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Wednesday Jul 03, 2019 01:45 AM | BY: VN

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 E direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 01:42 UTC, 03/07/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190703/0142Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/431
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20190703/0040Z FL150 EXTD E
OBS VA DTG: 03/0110Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5644 E16122 - N5646 E16143 - N5639 E16139 -
N5639 E16122 MOV E 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/0710Z SFC/FL150 N5650 E16236 - N5632 E16314 -
N5604 E16324 - N5607 E16251 - N5646 E16213
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/1310Z SFC/FL130 N5651 E16336 - N5530 E16423 -

N5528 E16349 - N5559 E16318 - N5651 E16318
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20190703/0600Z=

Previous news
Thursday, Jun 27, 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 15 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 27 Jun 2019
Thursday, Jun 27, 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 W direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Jun 25, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 24 Jun 2019
Monday, Jun 24, 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 SE direction. ... [more]
Monday, Jun 24, 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 E direction. ... [more]
 

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