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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: 01/2320Z to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Sunday Aug 02, 2020 00:15 AM | BY: VN

Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on  2 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 2 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 16000 ft (4900 m) altitude or flight level 160 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 02/08/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200802/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/187
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 01/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N2716 E14054 - N2635 E14221 - N2245 E14052 -
N2009 E14133 - N2244 E13411 - N2515 E13323 - N2421 E13939 - N2633
E14103 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/0520Z SFC/FL160 N2721 E14052 - N2610 E14305 -
N2028 E13946 - N2312 E13306 - N2530 E13238 - N2407 E13846 - N2619
E14121
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 02/1120Z SFC/FL170 N2707 E14059 - N2553 E14343 -

N2013 E13827 - N2335 E13225 - N2619 E13138 - N2401 E13755 - N2559
E14149
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 02/1720Z SFC/FL160 N2709 E14052 - N2550 E14402 -

N2031 E13717 - N2413 E13109 - N2721 E13041 - N2347 E13658 - N2553
E14208
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20200802/0600Z=

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