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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 Volcanic Ash Advisory: ERUPTED AT 20200914/2310Z FL070 EXTD E OBS VA DTG: 14/2310Z

Monday Sep 14, 2020 23:30 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 14 Sep 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 14 Sep 2020
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 23:23 UTC, 14/09/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20200914/2322Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/558
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTED AT 20200914/2310Z FL070 EXTD E
OBS VA DTG: 14/2310Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL070 220/7KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NOT AVBL
RMK: WE WILL ISSUE FURTHER ADVISORY IF VA IS DETECTED IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news
Thursday, Sep 10, 2020
Glow and emissions of gas from Sakurajima volcano today (image: Sakurajima)
Visible glow at night, as can be seen in the image, and near-constant emissions of gas and small amounts of ash suggest continued rise of fresh magma probably accumulating as a lava dome in the inner summit crater. read all
Friday, Sep 04, 2020
Eruption from Sakurajima volcano today (image: JMA)
Explosive eruption of the volcano continues at moderate levels. ... read all
Friday, Aug 28, 2020
Steam emissions from Sakurajima volcano today (image: JMA)
The activity of the volcano continues at low levels characterized by sporadic very small eruptions from Minamidake summit crater. ... read all
 

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