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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: 28/2320Z

Sunday Apr 29, 2018 00:15 AM |

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

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 29/04/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180429/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/306
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 28/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N3135 E13038 - N3142 E13037 - N3142 E13039 -
N3135 E13040 MOV N 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 29/0520Z SFC/FL090 N3233 E13103 - N3205 E13101 -
N3249 E13045
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 29/1120Z SFC/FL080 N3300 E13143 - N3251 E13122 -

N3353 E13101 - N3423 E13107
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20180429/0600Z=

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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 28 Apr 2018
Saturday, Apr 28, 2018
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Eruption of Sakurajima volcano this morning (image: Michael Dalton)
Saturday, Apr 28, 2018
The activity at the volcano remains comparably high, with 2-3 daily vulcanian explosions. ... [more]
Friday, Apr 27, 2018
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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 27 Apr 2018
Friday, Apr 27, 2018
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