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caldera 1592 m / 5,223 ft
central Kyushu, Japan, 32.88°N / 131.11°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 out of 5)
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2016, 2014-15, 2011 (May), 2005, 2004, 2003, 1994-95, 1992-93, 1989-91, 1988, 1984-85, 1983, 1981, 1980, 1979-80, 1977-78, 1975-76, 1973-75, 1970-72, 1967-69, 1964-66, 1964, 1963-64, 1963, 1960-62, 1960, 1959, 1957-58, 1957, 1956, 1955, 1954, 1953, 1952(?), 1951, 1950-51, 1949, 1948, 1947, 1946, 1945, 1943-44, 1943, 1942(?), 1940-41, 1938-39, 1937, 1936, 1935, 1934, 1932-33, 1931(?), 1930, 1928-29, 1926-28, 1925, 1923, 1920, 1919, 1918, 1916, 1914, 1911-12, 1910, 1909, 1908, 1907, 1906, 1898-99, 1897, 1894, 1884, 1874, 1872-73, 1856, 1854, 1838, 1837, 1835, 1830-32, 1830, 1829, 1828, 1827-28, 1827, 1826, 1816, 1815, 1814, 1806, 1804, 1781-88, 1772-80, 1765, 1753(?)-54, 1709, 1708(?), 1691, 1683, 1675, 1671, 1668-69, 1668, 1649, 1637, 1631, 1620, 1613, 1612, 1611, 1598-99, 1592, 1587, 1584, 1583, 1582, 1576, 1564, 1563(?), 1562, 1558-59, 1542, 1533, 1522, 1506, 1505, 1485, 1473-74, 1438, 1434, 1390(?) 1388(?), 1387, 1377, 1376, 1375-76, 1369, 1346, 1343, 1340, 1335, 1331-33, 1331, 1324, 1305, 1286, 1281, 1274, 1273, 1272, 1272, 1271, 1269, 1265, 1240, 1239, 1229, 986(?), 867, 864, 796(?), 553
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Aso Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200206/0000Z FL060 EXTD S OBS VA DTG: 06/0010Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Thursday Feb 06, 2020 00:45 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Aso volcano on  6 Feb 2020
Satellite image of Aso volcano on 6 Feb 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 6000 ft (1800 m) altitude or flight level 060 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 00:38 UTC, 06/02/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200206/0037Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: ASOSAN 282110
PSN: N3253 E13106
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1592M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/155
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200206/0000Z FL060 EXTD S
OBS VA DTG: 06/0010Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N3256 E13108 - N3239 E13116 - N3232 E13126 -
N3227 E13121 - N3235 E13110 - N3256 E13102 MOV SE 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 06/0610Z SFC/FL060 N3110 E13256 - N3102 E13141 -
N3128 E13112 - N3253 E13106
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 06/1210Z SFC/FL060 N3005 E13237 - N3001 E13046 -

N3106 E13014 - N3240 E13038 - N3259 E13107 - N3230 E13144
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20200206/0600Z=

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