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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: VA AT 20180117/1330Z FL060 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 17/1430Z

Wednesday Jan 17, 2018 15:15 PM |

Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 17 Jan 2018
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 17 Jan 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 15:06 UTC, 17/01/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180117/1506Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/23
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20180117/1330Z FL060 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 17/1430Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N3136 E13041 - N3121 E13053 - N3118 E13049 -
N3135 E13038 MOV SE 15KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/2030Z SFC/FL050 N3047 E13213 - N3024 E13216 -
N3032 E13120 - N3050 E13109 - N3100 E13140
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 18/0230Z SFC/FL050 N3113 E13230 - N3054 E13340 -

N3037 E13331 - N3001 E13208 - N3046 E13206
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 18/0830Z SFC/FL040 N3033 E13539 - N3013 E13516 -

N3011 E13356 - N2924 E13306 - N3032 E13306 - N3058 E13347
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20180117/1800Z=

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