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Satellite image of Sakura Jima volcano (c) Google Earth View
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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: ERUPTED AT 20171224/1914Z FL070 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 24/1940Z

Sunday Dec 24, 2017 20:15 PM |

Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 24 Dec 2017
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 24 Dec 2017
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 20:10 UTC, 24/12/17 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20171224/2010Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2017/376
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTED AT 20171224/1914Z FL070 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 24/1940Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N3136 E13041 - N3128 E13051 - N3125 E13046 -
N3134 E13039 MOV SE 35KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 25/0140Z SFC/FL060 N2935 E13420 - N2910 E13346 -
N2910 E13302 - N2934 E13259
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 25/0740Z SFC/FL050 N2828 E13637 - N2723 E13518 -

N2723 E13437 - N2754 E13437
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20171225/0000Z=

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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
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Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017
Occasional explosions continued to occur from Minamidake summit crater during 20-27 November. Crater incandescence was visible at night. [more]
 

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