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Sakurajima volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 09/1720Z

Mon, 9 Oct 2017, 18:15 18:15 PM |
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  9 Oct 2017
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 9 Oct 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 18:00 UTC, 09/10/17 from RJTD
DTG: 20171009/1800Z
PSN: N3136 E13039
ADVISORY NR: 2017/343
OBS VA DTG: 09/1720Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N3137 E13040 - N3137 E13030 - N3133 E13029 -
N3133 E13039 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 09/2320Z SFC/FL070 N3145 E13024 - N3133 E13021 -
N3134 E12932 - N3142 E12934
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 10/0520Z SFC/FL070 N3126 E12946 - N3131 E13023 -

N3108 E12946 - N3152 E12830 - N3158 E12841
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 10/1120Z SFC/FL060 N3113 E13010 - N3051 E12931 -

N3112 E12826 - N3137 E12816 - N3150 E12751 - N3159 E12759 - N3108
NXT ADVISORY: 20171010/0000Z=

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Satellite image of Sakura Jima volcano (c) Google Earth View
Image satellite du volcan Sakura Jima (c) Google Earth View
Sakurajima volcano
stratovolcano 1117 m / 3,665 ft
Kyushu, Japan, 31.59°N / 130.66°E
Current status: erupting (4 out of 5) 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

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