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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: 27/2320Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Tuesday Jul 28, 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 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 15 kts in NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 28/07/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200728/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/167
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 27/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N2715 E14053 - N2901 E13952 - N2905 E13832 -
N2739 E13941 - N2714 E14051 MOV NW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 28/0520Z SFC/FL080 N2946 E13938 - N2757 E14011 -
N2715 E14052 - N2741 E13918 - N2947 E13818
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 28/1120Z SFC/FL080 N3013 E14002 - N2753 E14000 -

N2712 E14046 - N2749 E13855 - N3015 E13836
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 28/1720Z SFC/FL080 N3032 E14052 - N2756 E13938 -

N2712 E14049 - N2700 E13942 - N2831 E13815 - N3022 E13914
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20200728/0600Z=

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