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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 20190906/2310Z FL130 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 07/0010Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Saturday Sep 07, 2019 00:45 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  7 Sep 2019
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 7 Sep 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 10 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 00:33 UTC, 07/09/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190907/0033Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/521
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20190906/2310Z FL130 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 07/0010Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N5647 E16122 - N5634 E16145 - N5624 E16133 -
N5638 E16120 MOV SE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/0610Z SFC/FL140 N5625 E16322 - N5531 E16322 -
N5531 E16239 - N5620 E16238
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 07/1210Z SFC/FL130 N5539 E16449 - N5425 E16448 -

N5411 E16411 - N5505 E16333 - N5538 E16353
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20190907/0600Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  5 Sep 2019
Thursday, Sep 05, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Sep 04, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  4 Sep 2019
Wednesday, Sep 04, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Sep 03, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Sep 03, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 and is moving at 25 kts in E direction. ... [more]

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