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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 EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 21/2320Z to 12000 ft (3700 m)

Wednesday Jul 22, 2020 00:15 AM | 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 SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 22/07/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200722/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/143
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 21/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL120 N2717 E14057 - N2648 E14043 - N2655 E14030 -
N2719 E14051 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 22/0520Z SFC/FL120 N2742 E14106 - N2719 E14106 -
N2608 E14025 - N2611 E14003 - N2727 E14047
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/1120Z SFC/FL120 N2814 E14128 - N2747 E14124 -

N2604 E14011 - N2603 E13941 - N2757 E14059
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 22/1720Z SFC/FL120 N2901 E14154 - N2832 E14145 -

N2713 E14055 - N2621 E13956 - N2612 E13917 - N2840 E14122
RMK: SOME PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20200722/0600Z=

Previous news
Tuesday, Jul 21, 2020
SO2 plume from Nishino-shima volcano today (image: SACS / Royal Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy / ESA)
The effusive-explosive eruption at the volcano continues at elevated levels. read all
Wednesday, Jul 15, 2020
Scoria is ejected from Nishino-shima volcano on 11 July (image: JMA)
The activity of the volcano continues at high levels. ... read all
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

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