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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 news and updates

Fri, 26 May 2017, 14:30
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Fri, 26 May 2017, 00:15
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 26 May 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Thu, 25 May 2017, 09:30
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 25 May 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Wed, 24 May 2017, 21:15
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 24 May 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Wed, 24 May 2017, 06:30
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Tue, 23 May 2017, 02:00
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 23 May 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Fri, 19 May 2017, 22:45
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 19 May 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Anchorage (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Fri, 19 May 2017, 06:45
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Thu, 18 May 2017, 15:49
Pyroclastic flow on Shiveluch on 16 May evening (KVERT webcam)
The activity at the volcano has been elevated recently. Two relatively large eruptive events occurred on 11 and 16 May; both seem to have been caused by collapses of a larger section of the growing lava dome and/or associated explosions, and both generated larger pyroclastic flows and ash plumes. ...more [read all]
Thu, 18 May 2017, 12:00
Satellite image of Shiveluch volcano on 18 May 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]

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