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Sakurajima volcano
stratovolcano 1117 m / 3,665 ft
Kyushu, Japan, 31.59°N / 130.66°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5)
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Sakurajima volcano eruptions:
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
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Sakurajima volcano news

Fri, 16 Nov 2018, 00:15
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 16 Nov 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Thu, 15 Nov 2018, 20:36
Ash emissions yesterday. Credit: Naoto Yoshidome via Twitter.
After a lull of a few weeks, typical explosive behaviour has resumed recently, with a particularly-strong explosion on Tuesday. JMA reports that slight deformation (inflation?) had occurred since November 10.
Wed, 14 Nov 2018, 05:30
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Tue, 13 Nov 2018, 16:00
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 13 Nov 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Sat, 3 Nov 2018, 15:15
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 3 Nov 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Fri, 2 Nov 2018, 23:45
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 2 Nov 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Fri, 2 Nov 2018, 07:00
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Tue, 30 Oct 2018, 01:45
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Wed, 24 Oct 2018, 21:30
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 24 Oct 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Wed, 24 Oct 2018, 10:47
A series of pictures showing ash eruptions from Sakurajima we observed during our tour in March 2018, by participant Ivana Dorn.

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