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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: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20180316/1840Z FL090 EXTD SW OBS VA DTG: 16/2030Z

Friday Mar 16, 2018 21:15 PM |

Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 16 Mar 2018
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 16 Mar 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 21:00 UTC, 16/03/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180316/2100Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/74
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: POSS ERUPTION OBS AT 20180316/1840Z FL090 EXTD SW
OBS VA DTG: 16/2030Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL090 N3134 E13039 - N3131 E13032 - N3126 E13031 -
N3123 E13036 - N3117 E13034 - N3122 E13019 - N3134 E13023 - N3137
E13031 - N3137 E13039 MOV SW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/0230Z SFC/FL080 N3011 E13115 - N2935 E13115 -
N3017 E12944 - N3103 E12859 - N3125 E12916 - N3115 E12939
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/0830Z SFC/FL080 N3133 E12848 - N3053 E12902 -

N2840 E13056 - N2829 E13037 - N2933 E12843 - N3133 E12754
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: 17/1430Z SFC/FL080 N2926 E12841 - N2817 E13002 -

N2819 E12916 - N2848 E12745 - N3105 E12653 - N3212 E12646 - N3210
E12747
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20180317/0000Z=

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