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Nishino-shima volcano
caldera, submarine volcano approx 70 m / 215 ft (currently growing)
Volcano Islands, Japan, 27.27°N / 140.88°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Nishino-shima volcano eruptions:
2019-ongoing, 2017, 2013-15, 1985(?), 1982(?), 1980(?), 1978(?), 1975(?), 1973-74
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explosive
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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)
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
Previous news
Monday, Jul 06, 2020
The highest ash plume from Nishino-shima volcano since 2013 (image: @hidemaru.0916/instagram)
Effusive-explosive eruption of the volcano continues at high levels. ... read all
Wednesday, Jul 01, 2020
Scoria is being ejected above the crater from Nishino-shima volcano (image: JCG)
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
Incandescent material from Nishino-shima volcano (image: @SherineFrance/twitter)
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
Ash plume rising from Nishino-shima volcano (image: JCG)
The activity of the volcano continues at elevated levels. ... read all
Tuesday, Jun 16, 2020
Ash plume from Nishino-shima volcano (image: @SherineFrance/twitter)
The Japan Coast Guard (JCG) did a flight observations yesterday. ... read all

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