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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: 11/1120Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Tue, 11 Aug 2020, 12:15
12:15 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 11 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 11 Aug 2020
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 NW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 12:00 UTC, 11/08/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200811/1200Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/225
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 11/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N2715 E14052 - N2732 E14031 - N2738 E14007 -
N2747 E14005 - N2739 E14032 - N2716 E14053 MOV NW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 11/1720Z SFC/FL130 N2715 E14052 - N2809 E13901 -
N2749 E13754 - N2820 E13745 - N2854 E13902 - N2823 E14007
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 11/2320Z SFC/FL130 N2710 E14054 - N2823 E13856 -

N2820 E13642 - N2654 E13522 - N2914 E13630 - N2937 E13901
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/0520Z SFC/FL130 N2713 E14049 - N2843 E13748 -

N2819 E13508 - N2526 E13346 - N2711 E13332 - N2950 E13548 - N3028
E13828
RMK: SOME PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20200811/1800Z=

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