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Kirishima volcano
Shield volcano 1700 m / 5,577 f
Kyushu, Japan, 31.93°N / 130.86°E
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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Kirishima volcano eruptions:
2018, 2017, 2011, 2008, 1992, 1979, 1971, 1959, 1946(?), 1923, 1914, 1913-14, 1903, 1899-1900, 1898, 1898, 1897, 1896, 1895-96, 1894, 1891, 1889, 1888, 1887, 1880, 1832, 1822, 1771-72, 1769, 1768, 1719, 1717, 1716-17, 1716, 1706, 1690, 1678, 1677, 1667(?), 1662-64, 1659-61, 1637-38, 1628, 1620, 1615-18, 1613-14, 1598-1600, 1596?, 1595, 1588, 1587, 1585, 1576-78, 1574, 1566, 1566, 1554, 1524, 1381, 1235, 1184, 1175(?), 1167, 1113, 1112, 945, 858, 857, 843-48, 837-39, 788, 742
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Kirishima volcano news & activity updates

Kirishima volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTIVE ACTIVITY CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 10/0520Z

Saturday Mar 10, 2018 06:15 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 06:00 UTC, 10/03/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180310/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: KIRISHIMAYAMA 282090
PSN: N3156 E13052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1700M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/58
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTIVE ACTIVITY CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 10/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 N3018 E13149 - N3039 E13229 - N2934 E13252 -
N2922 E13222 MOV SE 15KT SFC/FL160 N3158 E13055 - N3155 E13108 -
N3147 E13103 - N3148 E13052 MOV SE 15KT SFC/FL140 N3136 E13055 -
N3140 E13118 - N3124 E13144 - N3027 E13137 - N3021 E13055 MOV SE
15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/1120Z SFC/FL190 N2950 E13350 - N2848 E13346 -
N2810 E13234 - N2913 E13211 SFC/FL150 N3127 E13257 - N3057 E13300 -
N3045 E13124 - N3138 E13117 - N3139 E13147 - N3113 E13202 SFC/FL130
N3059 E13313 - N2932 E13258 - N2930 E13113 - N3045 E13122
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/1720Z SFC/FL140 N3053 E13458 - N3026 E13501
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N2959 E13318 - N3006 E13147 - N3124 E13133 - N3125 E13153 - N3026
E13234 SFC/FL120 N3018 E13453 - N2840 E13413 - N2834 E13300 - N2834
E13110 - N3008 E13139 - N3004 E13300
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/2320Z SFC/FL110 N2920 E13634 - N2737 E13513
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N2731 E13343 - N2800 E13103 - N2947 E13217 - N2909 E13400
RMK: SOME PART OF VA[FL200] OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20180310/0900Z=

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