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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: 17/1120Z to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Mon, 17 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 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 and is moving at 10 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 12:00 UTC, 17/08/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200817/1200Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/249
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 17/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 N2715 E14052 - N2653 E14029 - N2626 E13936 -
N2625 E13827 - N2704 E14006 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/1720Z SFC/FL100 N2716 E14055 - N2548 E13754 -
N2554 E13635 - N2714 E13959
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/2320Z SFC/FL100 N2715 E14052 - N2558 E13758 -

N2524 E13606 - N2538 E13451 - N2707 E13932
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/0520Z SFC/FL100 N2715 E14052 - N2703 E14043 -

N2609 E13732 - N2504 E13617 - N2526 E13310
RMK: VA HEIGHT UPDATED TO FL100 BASED ON SATELLITE DATA.
NXT ADVISORY: 20200817/1800Z=

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