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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: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS IN SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 03/1120Z to 33000 ft (10100 m)

Sunday Nov 03, 2019 12:15 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 33000 ft (10100 m) altitude or flight level 330 and is moving at 60 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 12:00 UTC, 03/11/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20191103/1200Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SHEVELUCH 300270
PSN: N5639 E16122
AREA: RUSSIA
SUMMIT ELEV: 3283M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/655
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS IN SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 03/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL330 N5944 E15208 - N6007 E15111 - N6049 E15209 -
N6048 E15239 MOV NW 60KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/1720Z SFC/FL340 N6038 E14947 - N5916 E14726 -
N5943 E14525 - N6220 E14716
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/2320Z SFC/FL350 N6033 E14726 - N5504 E14104 -

N5810 E14201 - N6219 E14426
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 04/0520Z SFC/FL350 N6010 E14606 - N5756 E14242 -

N5207 E14129 - N4931 E13834 - N5532 E14002 - N6152 E14326
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20191103/1500Z=

Previous news
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  3 Nov 2019
Sunday, Nov 03, 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 31000 ft (9400 m) altitude or flight level 310 and is moving at 50 kts in NW direction. ... [more]
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on  1 Nov 2019
Friday, Nov 01, 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. ... [more]
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]

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