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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: 16/1120Z to 15000 ft (4600 m)

Sun, 16 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 15000 ft (4600 m) altitude or flight level 150 .
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 12:00 UTC, 16/08/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200816/1200Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/245
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 16/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL150 N2712 E14054 - N2638 E14023 - N2603 E13902 -
N2644 E13840 - N2707 E14012 - N2705 E14037 - N2717 E14052 MOV SW
10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 16/1720Z SFC/FL150 N2716 E14054 - N2538 E13856 -
N2529 E13641 - N2608 E13608 - N2626 E13844
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 16/2320Z SFC/FL150 N2715 E14053 - N2500 E13829 -

N2511 E13424 - N2555 E13335 - N2559 E13725
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/0520Z SFC/FL160 N2715 E14052 - N2421 E13737 -

N2505 E13207 - N2544 E13129 - N2531 E13526
RMK: VA HEIGHT UPDATED TO FL150 BASED ON SATELLITE DATA.
NXT ADVISORY: 20200816/1800Z=

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