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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: restless (2 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: 02/1720Z to 16000 ft (4900 m)

Sun, 2 Aug 2020, 18:15
18:15 PM | BY: VN
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 W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 18:00 UTC, 02/08/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200802/1800Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/190
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 02/1720Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL160 N2505 E14059 - N2032 E14023 - N1937 E13410 -
N2509 E13029 - N2327 E13525 MOV W 10KT SFC/FL130 N2717 E14052 -
N2702 E14624 - N2526 E14441 - N2427 E14145 MOV SE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 02/2320Z SFC/FL160 N2455 E14102 - N2028 E13907 -
N1937 E13606 - N1948 E13251 - N2617 E12922 - N2342 E13426 SFC/FL140
N2742 E14800 - N2539 E14542 - N2430 E14129 - N2646 E14128 - N2745
E14547
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 03/0520Z SFC/FL160 N2502 E14056 - N2020 E13738 -

N1924 E13441 - N1959 E13059 - N2749 E12830 - N2355 E13305 SFC/FL140
N2819 E14939 - N2557 E14648 - N2433 E14117 - N2626 E14204 - N2824
E14721
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 03/1120Z SFC/FL150 N2859 E15048 - N2828 E15048
-
N2649 E14757 - N2430 E14102 - N2624 E14242 - N2904 E14852
RMK: VA HEIGHT UPDATED TO FL130 BASED ON SATELLITE DATA. SOME PART
OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20200803/0000Z=

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