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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: VA AT 20171222/0057Z 16NM S OF KGE FL060 EXTD SE REPORTED

Friday Dec 22, 2017 01:30 AM |

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

FVFE01 at 01:21 UTC, 22/12/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171222/0121Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/374
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 AIREP
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20171222/0057Z 16NM S OF KGE FL060 EXTD SE
REPORTED
OBS VA DTG: 22/0100Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL060 270/13KT

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=

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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  9 Dec 2017
Saturday, Dec 09, 2017
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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  4 Dec 2017
Monday, Dec 04, 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017
Occasional explosions continued to occur from Minamidake summit crater during 20-27 November. Crater incandescence was visible at night. [more]
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 27 Nov 2017
Monday, Nov 27, 2017
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Thursday, Nov 16, 2017
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