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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: ERUPTED AT 20180314/0514Z FL090 STNR OBS VA DTG: 14/0620Z

Wednesday Mar 14, 2018 07:00 AM |

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

FVFE01 at 06:46 UTC, 14/03/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180314/0646Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/69
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTED AT 20180314/0514Z FL090 STNR
OBS VA DTG: 14/0620Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL090 N3135 E13039 - N3140 E13040 - N3139 E13042 -
N3135 E13041 MOV N 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/1220Z SFC/FL090 N3236 E13041 - N3215 E13058 -
N3206 E13025
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/1820Z SFC/FL070 N3333 E13125 - N3315 E13133 -

N3306 E13043 - N3324 E13038
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20180314/1200Z=

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