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Chirinkotan Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS IN SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 10/2330Z to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Wed, 11 Aug 2021, 00:15
00:15 AM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 and is moving at 15 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 11/08/21 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20210811/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: CHIRINKOTAN 290260
PSN: N4859 E15329
AREA: KURIL ISLANDS
SUMMIT ELEV: 724M
ADVISORY NR: 2021/9
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 KVERT
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS IN SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 10/2330Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 N4859 E15155 - N4904 E15232 - N4855 E15233 -
N4851 E15155 MOV W 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/0530Z SFC/FL130 N4842 E15020 - N4759 E15040 -
N4742 E14926 - N4818 E14855
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20210811/0600Z=

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Chirinkotan volcano
stratovolcano 724 m / 2,375 ft
Northern Kuriles, Russia, 48.98°N / 153.48°E
Current status: normal or dormant (1 out of 5) Chirinkotan volcano eruptions:
2021, 2017, 2016, 2013-15, 2004, 1986, 1979-80, 1955?, 1900, 1884, 1760 (?)
Typical eruption style
explosive
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