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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: 11/2320Z to 13000 ft (4000 m)

Wed, 12 Aug 2020, 00:15
00:15 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 12 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 12 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 00:00 UTC, 12/08/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200812/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/227
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 11/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL130 N2715 E14052 - N2838 E13921 - N2954 E13946 -
N2925 E14017 - N2831 E13957 - N2716 E14053 MOV NW 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/0520Z SFC/FL130 N2951 E13957 - N2910 E13933 -
N2713 E14054 - N2721 E14008 - N2847 E13816 - N3021 E13924
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/1120Z SFC/FL130 N3018 E14024 - N2939 E13923 -

N2712 E14052 - N2714 E13924 - N2913 E13707 - N3048 E13956
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 12/1720Z SFC/FL130 N3116 E14100 - N3031 E14056 -

N2952 E13931 - N2809 E13946 - N2714 E14100 - N2714 E13837 - N2916
E13615
RMK: SOUTHERN PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20200812/0600Z=

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