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Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
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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 Special (8-days expedition to see the ongoing eruption of Shiveluch volcano 16-24 Mar 2019)

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Shiveluch Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20191101/0510Z FL150 EXTD N OBS VA DTG: 01/0600Z to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Friday Nov 01, 2019 06:45 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  1 Nov 2019
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 1 Nov 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 N direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 06:30 UTC, 01/11/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191101/0630Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/650
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20191101/0510Z FL150 EXTD N
OBS VA DTG: 01/0600Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N5642 E16117 - N5705 E16129 - N5701 E16141 -
N5636 E16124 MOV N 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 01/1200Z SFC/FL150 N5814 E16133 - N5751 E16133 -
N5750 E16054 - N5842 E16040
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 01/1800Z SFC/FL150 N5914 E16116 - N5911 E16021 -

N5926 E15923 - N6027 E16002
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20191101/1200Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 23 Oct 2019
Wednesday, Oct 23, 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Oct 23, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 36000 ft (11000 m) altitude or flight level 360 and is moving at 65 kts in N direction. ... [more]
Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 36000 ft (11000 m) altitude or flight level 360 . ... [more]
Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Anchorage warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 36000 ft (11000 m) altitude or flight level 360 and is moving at 45 kts in ESE direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 22 Oct 2019
Tuesday, Oct 22, 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 20 kts in SE direction. ... [more]

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