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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
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Sakurajima Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: EXPLODED AT 20200319/2018Z FL070 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 19/2050Z to 7000 ft (2100 m)

Thursday Mar 19, 2020 21:30 PM | BY: VN

Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 7000 ft (2100 m) altitude or flight level 070 .
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 21:20 UTC, 19/03/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200319/2120Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/320
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: EXPLODED AT 20200319/2018Z FL070 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 19/2050Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N3136 E13040 - N3127 E13053 - N3126 E13043 MOV

SE 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 20/0250Z SFC/FL070 N3019 E13352 - N3006 E13254 -
N2943 E13214 - N2957 E13207 - N3021 E13241
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20200320/0000Z=

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