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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 EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 17/1120Z

Saturday Mar 17, 2018 12:15 PM |

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

FVFE01 at 12:00 UTC, 17/03/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180317/1200Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/78
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 17/1120Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL050 N3132 E13043 - N3113 E12949 - N3132 E12927 -
N3145 E12942 - N3146 E13006 - N3140 E13041 MOV W 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/1720Z SFC/FL050 N3215 E13001 - N3200 E12832 -
N3240 E12837 - N3252 E12916
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/2320Z SFC/FL060 N3300 E12900 - N3314 E12811 -

N3414 E12930 - N3420 E13004 - N3351 E13020
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OF PREVIOUS VAA[FL070] IS NOT IDENTIFIABLE DUE TO MET CLOUD

OR DISSIPATED.
NXT ADVISORY: 20180317/1800Z=

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