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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: EXPLODED AT 20180504/1012Z FL080 EXTD SE OBS VA DTG: 04/1040Z

Friday May 04, 2018 11:30 AM |

Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  4 May 2018
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 4 May 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 11:17 UTC, 04/05/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180504/1117Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/333
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: EXPLODED AT 20180504/1012Z FL080 EXTD SE
OBS VA DTG: 04/1040Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL080 N3136 E13039 - N3129 E13047 - N3127 E13042 MOV

SE 25KT SFC/FL060 N3102 E13106 - N3104 E13110 - N3037 E13136 - N3034

E13131 MOV SE 20KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/1640Z SFC/FL060 N3051 E13211 - N3007 E13211 -
N2950 E13242 - N2931 E13240 - N2955 E13152 - N3034 E13146 SFC/FL050
N3011 E13240 - N2922 E13306 - N2943 E13212 - N3002 E13218
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/2240Z SFC/FL050 N2823 E13340 - N2857 E13244 -

N2951 E13221 - N3025 E13300 - N3010 E13306 - N2946 E13244
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20180504/1500Z=

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