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Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
Stratovolcano 3283 m (10,771 ft)
Kamchatka, 56.65°N / 161.36°E
(4 out of 5)
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.
Shiveluch volcano tours:Kamchatka - Land of Colors
(volcano expedition to Kamchatka)Shiveluch Volcano Special
(8-days expedition to see the ongoing eruption of Shiveluch volcano 16-24 Mar 2019)
Shiveluch Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: RESIDUAL VA FM 20191013/1240Z ERUPTION.
Mon, 14 Oct 2019, 12:00
12:00 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 14 Oct 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVAK21 at 11:45 UTC, 14/10/19 from PAWU
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: KAMCHATKA PENINSULA
SUMMIT ELEV: 10771 FT [3283 M]
ADVISORY NR: 2019/102
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI/GOES 17
AVIATION COLOR CODE: ORANGE
ERUPTION DETAILS: RESIDUAL VA FM 20191013/1240Z ERUPTION.
OBS VA DTG: 14/1139Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
FCST VA CLD +6HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +12HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: ABUNDANT METEOROLOGICAL CLDS OVERSPREADING ERN SIBERIA HAS MADE
INDEPENDENT DETECTION OF VA IMPOSSIBLE. HOWEVER VA SIGNAL HAD BEEN FADING
FOR SEVERAL HRS PRIOR AND THUS BELIEVE AREA HAS LIKELY DSIPT.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES
JAM OCT 2019 AAWU
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