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Nishino-shima volcano (Volcano Islands, Japan): constant large ash emissions continue
Wednesday Jul 08, 2020 08:23 AM | BY: MARTIN
Volcanic ash from Nishino-shima volcano is extending to the north of the volcano (image: @weatherdak/twitter)
The Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) reported that constant dense dark ash emissions is extending to the north of the volcano across large area of Pacific Ocean.
Today at 12:52 local time an ash plume rose 19,356 ft (5,900 m)
above the summit.
The effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues at high levels. Source: Japan Meteorological Agency volcano activity update 8 July 2020
Monday, Jul 06, 2020
Effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues at high levels. ... read all
Wednesday, Jul 01, 2020
The effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues at high levels associated with continuous vulcanian-strombolian-type explosions from the summit crater. ... read all
Sunday, Jun 28, 2020
During the past few weeks the activity of the volcano continues at high levels associated with continuous vulcanian-type explosions from the summit crater. ... read all
Thursday, Jun 25, 2020
The activity of the volcano continues at elevated levels. ... read all
Tuesday, Jun 16, 2020
The Japan Coast Guard (JCG) did a flight observations yesterday. ... read all
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