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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: 14/0520Z

Monday May 14, 2018 06:15 AM |

Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 14 May 2018
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 14 May 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 06:00 UTC, 14/05/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180514/0600Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/374
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA EMISSIONS CONTINUING
OBS VA DTG: 14/0520Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL110 N3137 E13040 - N3103 E13118 - N3057 E13312 -
N2953 E13257 - N3049 E13108 - N3135 E13039 MOV SE 25KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 14/1120Z SFC/FL110 N2938 E13533 - N2843 E13530 -
N2843 E13305 - N3003 E13132 - N3135 E13039 - N3000 E13259
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 14/1720Z SFC/FL110 N2854 E13343 - N2838 E13705 -

N2805 E13718 - N2728 E13335 - N3042 E13038 - N3135 E13039
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: VA OF PREVIOUS VAA[FL100] HAS DISSIPATED IN SATELLITE IMAGERY.

NXT ADVISORY: 20180514/1200Z=

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