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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: 10/0520Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Mon, 10 Aug 2020, 06:15
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 13000 ft (4000 m) altitude or flight level 130 and is moving at 15 kts in S direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 06:00 UTC, 10/08/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200810/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/220
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 10/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N2715 E14053 - N2654 E14054 - N2559 E14032 -
N2545 E13948 - N2638 E14008 - N2645 E14033 MOV S 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 10/1120Z SFC/FL130 N2715 E14052 - N2444 E14004 -
N2445 E13854 - N2532 E13906
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/1720Z SFC/FL130 N2715 E14052 - N2400 E13946 -

N2348 E13802 - N2432 E13817 - N2635 E13938
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/2320Z SFC/FL140 N2715 E14052 - N2314 E13926 -

N2251 E13712 - N2627 E13929
RMK: SOUTHERN PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20200810/1200Z=

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