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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: VA AT 20180226/2100Z FL060 EXTD NE OBS VA DTG: 26/2100Z

Monday Feb 26, 2018 21:45 PM |

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

FVFE01 at 21:36 UTC, 26/02/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180226/2136Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/48
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20180226/2100Z FL060 EXTD NE
OBS VA DTG: 26/2100Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N3136 E13039 - N3138 E13039 - N3143 E13041 -
N3140 E13044 MOV NE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 27/0300Z SFC/FL060 N3219 E13124 - N3140 E13132 -
N3140 E13117 - N3208 E13056
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 27/0900Z SFC/FL050 N3222 E13220 - N3139 E13213 -

N3138 E13201 - N3206 E13148 - N3226 E13117 - N3236 E13140
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20180227/0000Z=

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