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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: 22/1120Z to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Wednesday Jul 22, 2020 12:15 PM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 22 Jul 2020
Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 22 Jul 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 12:00 UTC, 22/07/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200722/1200Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/145
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 22/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N2718 E14055 - N2633 E14023 - N2616 E13936 -
N2650 E13948 - N2718 E14038 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 22/1720Z SFC/FL150 N2811 E14116 - N2710 E14055 -
N2602 E13838 - N2641 E13842
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 22/2320Z SFC/FL150 N2918 E14155 - N2712 E14052 -

N2608 E13740 - N2629 E13725
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 23/0520Z SFC/FL150 N3045 E14312 - N2710 E14054 -

N2638 E13628
RMK: SOME PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20200722/1800Z=

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 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

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