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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: 16/0530Z to 18000 ft (5500 m)

Sun, 16 Aug 2020, 06:15
06:15 AM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 16 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 16 Aug 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 18000 ft (5500 m) altitude or flight level 180 and is moving at 10 kts in W direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 06:00 UTC, 16/08/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200816/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/244
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 16/0530Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL180 N2718 E14057 - N2533 E14037 - N2528 E13902 -
N2648 E13921 - N2652 E13758 - N2727 E13802 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/1130Z SFC/FL180 N2715 E14053 - N2452 E13949 -
N2442 E13754 - N2549 E13720 - N2604 E13602 - N2656 E13547
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/1730Z SFC/FL190 N2715 E14053 - N2433 E13903 -

N2405 E13604 - N2531 E13344 - N2618 E13300
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 16/2330Z SFC/FL190 N2715 E14052 - N2359 E13827 -

N2349 E13429 - N2529 E13121 - N2635 E13031
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20200816/1200Z=

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