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Sakurajima vulkaan
stratovulkaan 1117 m / 3,665 ft
Kyushu, Japan, 31.59°N / 130.66°E
Current status: kleine activiteit of uitbarsting waarschuwing (3 out of 5)
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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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Sakurajima volcano (Kyushu, Japan) activity update

Thursday Dec 05, 2013 11:32 AM | DOOR: T

Vulcanian explosion from Sakurajima this morning (Tarumizu webcam)
Vulcanian explosion from Sakurajima this morning (Tarumizu webcam)
After about a week with fewer (and on some days no) recorded explosions, a new surge of stronger activity began yesterday. A vulcanian explosion this morning produced an ash plume rising to 11,000 ft (3.4 km) altitude.
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Saturday, Nov 30, 2013
Activity seems to increase and decrease in cycles of approximately a week's length. After the series of stronger explosions on 24-25 Nov, the past days have been calmer with fewer and less intense explosions (1-2 per day, ash plumes to 8,000 ft). [meer...]
Explosion from Sakurajima this morning (Tarumizu MBC webcam)
Sunday, Nov 24, 2013
Na een korte fase van zwakkere activiteit, de vulkaan begon te uitbarsten meer heftig gisteren met een reeks van krachtige explosies die verzonden ash verontreinigingspluimen maximaal 15.000 ft (4,5 km). In de buurt van constante as emissies hebben plaatsgevonden van de Showa-krater. ... [meer...]
Friday, Nov 22, 2013
The past days have been relatively calm at the volcano with only infrequent and smaller explosions and less ash emission, compared to the intense phase of activity during 13-15 November. [meer...]
Saturday, Nov 16, 2013
VAAC Tokyo reports continuous ash emissions and some relatively large explosions with plumes reaching 12,000 ft (3.6 km) altitude last evening. [meer...]

Thursday, Nov 14, 2013
The volcano has picked up activity again. Over the past days, the Showa crater has been producing near-constant ash emissions and several vulcanian explosions with ash plumes rising up to 14,000 ft (4.2 km) altitude. ... [meer...]

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