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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: 23/2320Z to 17000 ft (5200 m)

Friday Jul 24, 2020 00:15 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 24 Jul 2020
Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 24 Jul 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 17000 ft (5200 m) altitude or flight level 170 and is moving at 15 kts in N direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 24/07/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200724/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/151
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 23/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL170 N2714 E14053 - N3050 E14028 - N3111 E14730 -
N2914 E14351 - N2825 E14115 MOV N 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/0520Z SFC/FL170 N3202 E14928 - N3017 E14513 -
N2948 E14228 - N2717 E14051 - N2836 E14038 - N3217 E14111
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 24/1120Z SFC/FL170 N3251 E15159 - N3107 E14638 -

N3010 E14157 - N2718 E14048 - N2842 E14036 - N3326 E14256
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NORTHERN PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20200724/0600Z=

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