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central Kyushu, Japan, 32.88°N / 131.11°E
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Aso Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200210/0600Z FL060 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 10/0600Z to 6000 ft (1800 m)

Monday Feb 10, 2020 06:45 AM | BY: VN

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 25 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 06:35 UTC, 10/02/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200210/0635Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: ASOSAN 282110
PSN: N3253 E13106
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1592M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/175
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ACTIVITY CONT. VA AT 20200210/0600Z FL060 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 10/0600Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N3255 E13107 - N3249 E13123 - N3233 E13139 -
N3229 E13138 - N3245 E13121 - N3252 E13106 MOV SE 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/1200Z SFC/FL060 N3120 E13318 - N3047 E13346 -
N3123 E13237 - N3253 E13106
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/1800Z SFC/FL060 N3004 E13435 - N2925 E13505 -

N3018 E13300 - N3251 E13105 - N3037 E13318
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: SOME PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20200210/1200Z=

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