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Kyushu, Japan, 31.59°N / 130.66°E
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Sakurajima volcano (Japan): low activity, few explosions
Friday Jun 03, 2016 10:33 AM | DOOR: T
Eruption of Sakurajima this morning
The volcano has been very calm recently. After 2 weeks with no recorded explosions, a few relatively small ones occurred yesterday and today, producing ash plumes that rose to 7-8,000 ft (2-2.5 km) altitude.
Friday, May 20, 2016
In the past days, the volcano has been back to its typical activity of intermittent, but often strong vulcanian-type explosions at irregular intervals between several days or only few hours with almost no visible activity in between. ... Lees alle
Friday, May 13, 2016
The activity at the volcano has been irregular. Only few, but sometime relatively strong vulcanian explosions have occurred recently, with ash plumes rising up to 17,000 ft (5 km) altitude. ... Lees alle
Thursday, Apr 14, 2016
Over the past days, vulcanian-type explosions - mainly from Showa crater - have become weaker and less frequent; none have been recorded since Tuesday. ... Lees alle
Friday, Apr 08, 2016
The volcano continues to have relatively strong vulcanian-type explosions at varying rates between 0-3 or more per day, and again mostly from the Showa crater (on the upper eastern flank) Lees alle
Monday, Apr 04, 2016
During the past days, the volcano has been in a very active state again, producing multiple and relatively strong vulcanian explosions that showered the upper crater area with incandescent bombs and generated ash plumes that rose up to 15,000 ft (4.5 km) altitude. Lees alle
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