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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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Explosive
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Sakurajima Volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS IN SATELLITE IMAGERY OBS VA DTG: 03/1120Z to 10000 ft (3000 m)

Tue, 3 Nov 2020, 12:15
12:15 PM | BY: VN
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  3 Nov 2020
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 3 Nov 2020
Explosive activity continues. Volcanic Ash Advisory Center (VAAC) Tokyo warned about a volcanic ash plume that rose up to estimated 10000 ft (3000 m) altitude or flight level 100 and is moving at 30 kts in SE direction.
The full report is as follows:

FVFE01 at 12:00 UTC, 03/11/20 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20201103/1200Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2020/569
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA CONTINUOUSLY OBS IN SATELLITE IMAGERY
OBS VA DTG: 03/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL100 N2948 E13215 - N3023 E13149 - N3018 E13242 -
N3008 E13250 MOV SE 30KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 03/1720Z SFC/FL090 N2959 E13618 - N2822 E13347 -
N2746 E13209 - N2824 E13157 - N2950 E13455
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20201103/1800Z=

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