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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 20190901/2100Z FL130 EXTD SE MOV 25KT OBS VA DTG: 01/2100Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Sunday Sep 01, 2019 21:45 PM | BY: VN

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 .
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 21:29 UTC, 01/09/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190901/2129Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/500
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20190901/2100Z FL130 EXTD SE MOV 25KT
OBS VA DTG: 01/2100Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N5645 E16122 - N5628 E16212 - N5618 E16206 -
N5638 E16117 MOV SE 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/0300Z SFC/FL120 N5553 E16558 - N5524 E16558 -
N5601 E16247 - N5608 E16448
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/0900Z SFC/FL120 N5533 E17030 - N5444 E17045 -

N5437 E17000 - N5519 E16853 - N5509 E16509 - N5536 E16729
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20190902/0000Z=

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