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Shiveluch volcano satellite image by (c) Google
Stratovolcano 3283 m (10,771 ft)
Kamchatka, 56.65°N / 161.36°ECurrent status
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| ReportsShiveluch volcano videosShiveluch volcano books | ToursShiveluch 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-ongoingTypical 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.Last earthquakes nearby
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Shiveluch volcano news and updates
Sheveluch volcano (Kamchatka, Russia): lava dome remains very active
Friday Jan 31, 2020 10:13 AM | BY: MARTIN
Glow from Sheveluch's lava dome (image: KVERT)
Glow from Sheveluch's lava dome visible from satellite (image: Sentinel 2)
KVERT reported strong fumarolic activity with small amount of ash and an incandescence of the dome blocks and hot avalanches associated with this process. The volcano's lava dome remains in a very active state.
The surveillance cameras observed an ash plumes that reached 16,000 ft (4,900 m) altitude and drifted E.
Thermal anomaly was observed in satellite images.
Wednesday, Nov 27, 2019
The volcano's lava dome remains in a very active state. ...
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