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Satellite image of Sakura Jima volcano (c) Google Earth View
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Sakurajima volcano
stratovolcano 1117 m / 3,665 ft
Kyushu, Japan, 31.59°N / 130.66°E
Current status: minor activity or eruption warning (3 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: ERUPTIVE ACTIVITY CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 24/0820Z

Saturday Mar 24, 2018 09:15 AM |

Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 24 Mar 2018
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 24 Mar 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 09:00 UTC, 24/03/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180324/0900Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/95
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 AIREP
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: ERUPTIVE ACTIVITY CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 24/0820Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL110 N3055 E13132 - N3107 E13138 - N3100 E13156 -
N3042 E13148 MOV SE 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 24/1420Z SFC/FL100 N3018 E13241 - N3003 E13401 -
N2936 E13402 - N2940 E13236 - N3003 E13206
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20180324/1200Z=

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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 23 Mar 2018
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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 22 Mar 2018
Thursday, Mar 22, 2018
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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 20 Mar 2018
Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018
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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 18 Mar 2018
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