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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: 07/1720Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Fri, 7 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 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 5 kts in NE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 18:00 UTC, 07/08/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200807/1800Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/210
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 07/1720Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N2715 E14052 - N2730 E14024 - N2823 E14035 -
N2930 E14257 - N2759 E14257 MOV NE 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 07/2320Z SFC/FL130 N3010 E14333 - N2756 E14328 -
N2712 E14047 - N2746 E14048 - N2836 E14108
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 08/0520Z SFC/FL130 N3054 E14341 - N2934 E14426 -

N2746 E14403 - N2713 E14052 - N2731 E14030
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 08/1120Z SFC/FL130 N3131 E14405 - N2945 E14459 -

N2724 E14427 - N2710 E14052 - N2740 E14023
RMK: WESTERN PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20200808/0000Z=

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