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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
Typical eruption style:
explosive
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Nishino-shima volcano news & activity updates:

Nishino-shima Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA AT 20200721/1240Z FL120 EXTD S OBS VA DTG: 21/1240Z to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Tuesday Jul 21, 2020 13:15 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 12000 ft (3700 m) altitude or flight level 120 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 13:07 UTC, 21/07/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200721/1307Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/141
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20200721/1240Z FL120 EXTD S
OBS VA DTG: 21/1240Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N2718 E14058 - N2703 E14056 - N2702 E14047 -
N2717 E14050 MOV S 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 21/1840Z SFC/FL130 N2727 E14157 - N2640 E14146 -
N2549 E14041 - N2718 E14046
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/0040Z SFC/FL130 N2807 E14234 - N2709 E14230 -

N2551 E14128 - N2510 E14033 - N2718 E14047
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/0640Z SFC/FL130 N2849 E14312 - N2805 E14310 -

N2530 E14108 - N2456 E14025 - N2712 E14040 - N2841 E14232
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20200721/1800Z=

Previous news
Wednesday, Jul 08, 2020
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. ... read all
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

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