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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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Sakurajima volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING OBS VA DTG: 11/2320Z

Saturday May 12, 2018 00:15 AM |

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

FVFE01 at 00:00 UTC, 12/05/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180512/0000Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/359
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 11/2320Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL070 N3132 E13040 - N3136 E12959 - N3146 E12947 -
N3152 E12947 - N3151 E13030 - N3136 E13042 MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 12/0520Z SFC/FL070 N3226 E13149 - N3225 E13043 -
N3241 E12946 - N3310 E12927 - N3247 E13059
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 12/1120Z SFC/FL070 N3317 E13319 - N3311 E13227 -

N3332 E13039 - N3429 E13010 - N3516 E13027 - N3435 E13039
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20180512/0600Z=

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