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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: 15/1120Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Sat, 15 Aug 2020, 12:15
12:15 PM | BY: VN
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 8000 ft (2400 m) altitude or flight level 080 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 12:00 UTC, 15/08/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200815/1200Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/241
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 15/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N2717 E14053 - N2616 E14111 - N2456 E13724 -
N2544 E13654 - N2641 E14025 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/1720Z SFC/FL080 N2715 E14053 - N2605 E14127 -
N2450 E13631 - N2533 E13552 - N2630 E14006
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 15/2320Z SFC/FL080 N2715 E14053 - N2611 E14126 -

N2516 E14004 - N2442 E13550 - N2520 E13439 - N2627 E14012
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/0520Z SFC/FL080 N2715 E14048 - N2524 E14131 -

N2452 E13933 - N2434 E13508 - N2511 E13325 - N2613 E13948
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20200815/1800Z=

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