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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 20180515/0613Z FL130 STNR OBS VA DTG: 15/0620Z

Tuesday May 15, 2018 07:00 AM |

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

FVFE01 at 06:48 UTC, 15/05/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180515/0648Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/385
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: EXPLODED AT 20180515/0613Z FL130 STNR
OBS VA DTG: 15/0620Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL090 N3136 E13041 - N3129 E13050 - N3124 E13044 -
N3133 E13038 MOV SE 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 15/1220Z SFC/FL080 N3159 E13100 - N3132 E13105 -
N3110 E13043 - N3206 E13027
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NO VA EXP
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: SOME PART OF VA OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. VA OF PREVIOUS
VAA[FL100] IS NOT IDENTIFIABLE DUE TO MET CLOUD OR HAS DISSIPATED.
NXT ADVISORY: 20180515/1200Z=

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Monday, May 14, 2018
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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 14 May 2018
Monday, May 14, 2018
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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 13 May 2018
Sunday, May 13, 2018
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Sunday, May 13, 2018
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Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 12 May 2018
Saturday, May 12, 2018
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