Nishinoshima volcano (Japan) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 10 September-16 September 2014 (New Activity / Unrest)
The Tokyo VAAC reported an ash plume from Nishinoshima that rose to an altitude of about 3 km (10,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted S on 16 September.
Wed, 10 Sep 2014, 06:0006:00 AM | BY: VN
The University of Hawaii reported that satellite data from the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) resulted in frequent MODVOLC alerts for Nishinoshima, as recently as 11 September.
Sources: Hawai'i Institute of Geophysics and Planetology (HIGP) Thermal Alerts Team, Tokyo Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC)
From: Global Volcanism Program, 2014. Report on Nishinoshima. In: Mayberry, G (ed.), Weekly Volcanic Activity Report 10 September-16 September 2014. Smithsonian Institution and US Geological Survey.
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