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Sakurajima vulkaan
stratovulkaan 1117 m / 3,665 ft
Kyushu, Japan, 31.59°N / 130.66°E
Current status: losbarstend (4 out of 5)
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Sakurajima vulkaanuitbarstingen:
1955-ongoing, 1954(?), 1950, 1948, 1946, 1942, 1941, 1940, 1939, 1938, 1935, 1914-15, 1899(?), 1860, 1799, 1797, 1794, 1792, 1791, 1790, 1785, 1783, 1782, 1779-81, 1756, 1749, 1742, 1706, 1678, 1670(?), 1642, 1478, 1471-76, 1468, 778, 766, 764, 716-18, 712(?), 708
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Explosieve
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Sakurajima volcano news

Sakurajima volcano (Kyushu, Japan) activity update

Saturday Aug 11, 2012 07:56 AM | DOOR: T

Occasional explosions continue at the volcano at very irregular intervals and frequency, but are weaker than in previous months.Yesterday, at least 5 explosions occurred.
Since the last update, they were:
10 Aug 20:20 GMT unknown height of ash cloud
10 Aug 15:25 GMT unknown height of ash cloud
10 Aug 09:08 GMT: ash cloud to 10000 ft (3 km)
Vorig nieuws
Friday, Aug 10, 2012
2 moderate to weak explosions were recorded by VAAC Tokyo so far today: ... [meer...]
Thursday, Aug 09, 2012
2 moderately large explosions occurred at Sakurajima early today. The events since last update listed by VAAC Tokyo: ... [meer...]
Wednesday, Aug 08, 2012
JMA reported that during 30 July-3 August three explosions from Sakura-jima's Showa Crater ejected tephra as far as 800 m from the crater. A small explosion from Minami-dake Crater occurred on 31 July. Based on information from JMA, the Tokyo VAAC reported that explosions during 1 and 3-7 July often produced plumes that rose to altitudes of 1.8-2.1 km (6,000-7,000 ft) a.s.l. and drifted SW, W, and NW. [meer...]
Wednesday, Aug 08, 2012
Vulcanian-type explosions continue at various frequency (0-2 per day) and intensity. Activity has dropped to lower levels than during most of the previous months. VAAC Tokyo reports the following ash clouds for 6 and 7 Aug. ... [meer...]
Saturday, Aug 04, 2012
The rate and intensity of explosions have dropped over the past days. Only two small eruptions have occurred at 21:06 and 03:19 UTC on 3 Aug producing ash clouds rising to 1.5-1.8 km altitude [meer...]

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