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caldera 1592 m / 5,223 ft
central Kyushu, Japan, 32.88°N / 131.11°E
Current status: erupting (4 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 20200208/0600Z FL070 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 08/0520Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Saturday Feb 08, 2020 06:15 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Aso volcano on  8 Feb 2020
Satellite image of Aso volcano on 8 Feb 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 and is moving at 25 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 06:02 UTC, 08/02/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200208/0602Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: ASOSAN 282110
PSN: N3253 E13106
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1592M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/165
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200208/0600Z FL070 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 08/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N3254 E13107 - N3216 E13205 - N3210 E13200 -
N3252 E13105 MOV SE 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 08/1120Z SFC/FL070 N3032 E13500 - N3005 E13356 -
N3028 E13259 - N3253 E13106 - N3118 E13301
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/1720Z SFC/FL070 N2834 E13658 - N2752 E13552 -

N2859 E13343 - N3253 E13106 - N3009 E13356
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: EASTERN PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. VA HEIGHT UPDATED TO

FL070 BASED ON GROUND REPORT.
NXT ADVISORY: 20200208/1200Z=

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