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| ReportsKirishima vulkaan boekenKirishima vulkaanuitbarstingen:
2018, 2017, 2011, 2008, 1992, 1979, 1971, 1959, 1946(?), 1923, 1914, 1913-14, 1903, 1899-1900, 1898, 1898, 1897, 1896, 1895-96, 1894, 1891, 1889, 1888, 1887, 1880, 1832, 1822, 1771-72, 1769, 1768, 1719, 1717, 1716-17, 1716, 1706, 1690, 1678, 1677, 1667(?), 1662-64, 1659-61, 1637-38, 1628, 1620, 1615-18, 1613-14, 1598-1600, 1596?, 1595, 1588, 1587, 1585, 1576-78, 1574, 1566, 1566, 1554, 1524, 1381, 1235, 1184, 1175(?), 1167, 1113, 1112, 945, 858, 857, 843-48, 837-39, 788, 742Typical eruption style:
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Kirishima volcano news & activity updates
Kirishima volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: POSS ACTIVITY CONT. VA CLD UNKNOWN AT 20180308/0600Z
Thursday Mar 08, 2018 06:15 AM |
Satellite image of Kirishima volcano on 8 Mar 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:
FVFE01 at 06:03 UTC, 08/03/18 from RJTD
VOLCANO: KIRISHIMAYAMA 282090
PSN: N3156 E13052
SUMMIT ELEV: 1700M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/43
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ACTIVITY CONT. VA CLD UNKNOWN AT
OBS VA DTG: 08/0540Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL180 230/45KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NOT AVBL
RMK: WE WILL ISSUE FURTHER ADVISORY IF VA IS DETECTED IN SATELLITE
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=
Tuesday, Mar 06, 2018
The volcano's activity is currently elevated. Near-continuous ash emissions and ejections of very hot material (probably fresh lava) from the Shinmoedake crater started again after a period of intermittent activity the previous days. ...
Monday, Feb 29, 2016
A "near-crater" warning was issued for the volcano by JMA (Japan Meteorological Agency), in particular for the Iwo crater where an increase in seismic activity, fumarole temperatures and degassing (including poisonous H2S) in an area about 100x100 m wide has been observed over the past months. ...
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