Aso volcano (central Kyushu, Japan): explosive activity continues; emissions to 7,000 ft
Thu, 14 May 2020, 07:52 07:52 AM | BY: MARTIN
The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) recored explosive activity from the active crater with near-constant grey-white plumes that rose 7,000 ft (2,133 m) above the summit crater and drifted northwest.
Ash plume rising from Aso volcano today (image: @hepomodeler/twitter)
The seismic station records high internal tremor. The number of volcano-tectonic earthquakes continues at high levels.
The warning bulletin states that ballistic impacts of volcanic bombs and pyroclastic flows could affect an area of about 1 km distance from the crater.
Source: Japan Meteorological Agency volcano activity update 14 May 2020
Thu, 14 May 2020, 00:15
Aso Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200514/0000Z FL070 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG: 13/2340Z
Wed, 13 May 2020, 18:15
Aso Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200513/1800Z FL060 EXTD SW OBS VA DTG: 13/1750Z