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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: 19/1120Z to 8000 ft (2400 m)

Wed, 19 Aug 2020, 12:15
12:15 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 19 Aug 2020
Satellite image of Nishino-shima volcano on 19 Aug 2020
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 5 kts in SW direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 12:00 UTC, 19/08/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200819/1200Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: NISHINOSHIMA 284096
PSN: N2715 E14052
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 25M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/257
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 19/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N2716 E14052 - N2713 E14052 - N2711 E14047 -
N2716 E14050 MOV SW 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 19/1720Z SFC/FL080 N2731 E14038 - N2715 E14053 -
N2719 E14011 - N2735 E14015
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 19/2320Z SFC/FL080 N2756 E14024 - N2715 E14052 -

N2736 E13954 - N2755 E14010
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 20/0520Z SFC/FL080 N2807 E14015 - N2713 E14052 -

N2715 E14030 - N2744 E13947 - N2808 E13959
RMK: SOUTHERN PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD.
NXT ADVISORY: 20200819/1800Z=

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