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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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Thu, 4 Jul 2019, 02:00
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Mon, 24 Jun 2019, 02:45
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Sun, 23 Jun 2019, 15:45
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 23 Jun 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Thu, 13 Jun 2019, 00:45
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 13 Jun 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Tue, 11 Jun 2019, 05:45
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 11 Jun 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Thu, 23 May 2019, 09:15
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 23 May 2019
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 9000 ft (2700 m) altitude or flight level 090 and is moving at 20 kts in SE direction. ...more [read all]
Thu, 23 May 2019, 00:00
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Wed, 22 May 2019, 06:00
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 22 May 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Tue, 21 May 2019, 23:45
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 21 May 2019
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]
Tue, 14 May 2019, 01:45
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ...more [read all]

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