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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: 31/0520Z to 19000 ft (5800 m)

Friday Jul 31, 2020 06:15 AM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 19000 ft (5800 m) altitude or flight level 190 and is moving at 10 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 06:00 UTC, 31/07/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200731/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/180
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 31/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL190 N2716 E14052 - N2649 E14052 - N2438 E13731 -
N2415 E13759 - N2516 E14231 - N2610 E14251 - N2644 E14126 MOV S 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 31/1120Z SFC/FL190 N2713 E14049 - N2531 E14238 -
N2427 E14204 - N2403 E13645 - N2436 E13631 - N2608 E14035
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 31/1720Z SFC/FL190 N2715 E14051 - N2442 E14232 -

N2344 E14135 - N2403 E13456 - N2429 E13509 - N2529 E14015
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 31/2320Z SFC/FL200 N2713 E14051 - N2434 E14306 -

N2323 E14222 - N2307 E13813 - N2440 E13340 - N2444 E13954
RMK: VA HEIGHT UPDATED TO FL190 BASED ON SATELLITE DATA. SOUTHERN
PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20200731/1200Z=

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