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Kirishima volcano
Shield volcano 1700 m / 5,577 f
Kyushu, Japan, 31.93°N / 130.86°E
Current status: erupting (4 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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: EXPLODED AT 20180310/1905Z FL140 EXTD E OBS VA DTG: 10/1940Z

Saturday Mar 10, 2018 20:15 PM |

Satellite image of Kirishima volcano on 10 Mar 2018
Satellite image of Kirishima volcano on 10 Mar 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 20:10 UTC, 10/03/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180310/2010Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: KIRISHIMAYAMA 282090
PSN: N3156 E13052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1700M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/63
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: EXPLODED AT 20180310/1905Z FL140 EXTD E
OBS VA DTG: 10/1940Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N3104 E13607 - N3044 E13625 - N2955 E13519 -
N3010 E13509 MOV E 25KT SFC/FL140 N3157 E13052 - N3155 E13103 -
N3151 E13108 - N3151 E13057 - N3155 E13051 MOV E 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/0140Z SFC/FL150 N3055 E13930 - N3005 E13914 -
N2912 E13739 - N2912 E13529 - N3009 E13621 SFC/FL130 N3146 E13158 -
N3046 E13439 - N3038 E13329 - N3115 E13133
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 11/0740Z SFC/FL110 N2957 E13716 - N2943 E13500
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N3050 E13214 - N3116 E13216 - N3111 E13352 - N3013 E13525
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 11/1340Z SFC/FL090 N2914 E13927 - N2856 E13939
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N2846 E13534 - N3011 E13232 - N3039 E13222 - N3019 E13455 - N2910
E13545
RMK: SOME PART OF VA[FL160] OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. NEW VA OBS
SATELLITE IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: 20180311/0000Z=

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