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Image satellite du volcan Sakura Jima (c) Google Earth View
stratovolcano 1117 m / 3,665 ft
Kyushu, Japan, 31.59°N / 130.66°ECurrent status
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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(?), 708Typical eruption style:
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Sakurajima volcano (Kyushu, Japan): 2 more weak explosions during the past 48 hours
Tuesday Aug 28, 2012 05:10 AM | BY: T
Saturday, Aug 25, 2012
Activity seems to be decreasing. Only one relatively small explosion (13:45 UTC today, ash to 1.8 km) was recorded by Tokyo VAAC during the past 2 days.
Friday, Aug 24, 2012
Only 1 weak explosion was reported by Tokyo VAAC during the past 24 hours.
Tuesday, Aug 21, 2012
3 more explosions occurred during the past 24 hours, generating ash clouds reaching 8-10,000 ft altitude.
Monday, Aug 20, 2012
3 more explosions were recorded since the last update yesterday: ...
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