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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
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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: 31/2320Z to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Sunday Sep 01, 2019 00:15 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  1 Sep 2019
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 1 Sep 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 15 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 01/09/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190901/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/498
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 31/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N5644 E16127 - N5623 E16145 - N5614 E16140 -
N5637 E16122 MOV SE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/0520Z SFC/FL120 N5609 E16322 - N5535 E16330 -
N5550 E16232 - N5642 E16120
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/1120Z SFC/FL120 N5603 E16435 - N5508 E16518 -

N5518 E16348 - N5616 E16257 - N5640 E16122 - N5638 E16315
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20190901/0600Z=

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