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caldera 1592 m / 5,223 ft
central Kyushu, Japan, 32.88°N / 131.11°E
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Aso Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 03/2320Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Sunday Aug 04, 2019 04:45 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 15 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 00:04 UTC, 04/08/19 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20190804/0004Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: ASOSAN 282110
PSN: N3253 E13106
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1592M
ADVISORY NR: 2019/69
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 03/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N3253 E13106 - N3257 E13041 - N3305 E13034 -
N3255 E13106 MOV NW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/0520Z SFC/FL080 N3308 E13039 - N3253 E13106 -
N3317 E12908 - N3334 E12900
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/1120Z SFC/FL080 N3302 E13015 - N3253 E13109 -

N3238 E12954 - N3401 E12751 - N3349 E12912
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20190804/0600Z=

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