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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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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: ERUPTIVE ACTIVITY CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 18/0520Z

Thursday May 18, 2017 06:15 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 06:05 UTC, 18/05/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20170518/0605Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/72
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 AIREP
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTIVE ACTIVITY CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 18/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N3123 E13036 - N3124 E13044 - N3050 E13049 -
N3050 E13035 MOV S 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 18/1120Z SFC/FL060 N3105 E13101 - N3018 E13044 -
N3019 E13025 - N3057 E13026
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE HIGH.
NXT ADVISORY: 20170518/1200Z=

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017
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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 17 May 2017
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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 16 May 2017
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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 15 May 2017
Monday, May 15, 2017
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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 14 May 2017
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