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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
Typical eruption style:
Explosive
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Sakurajima volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: VA AT 20180716/2100Z FL070 EXTD NW OBS VA DTG: 16/2150Z

Monday Jul 16, 2018 22:30 PM |

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

FVFE01 at 22:28 UTC, 16/07/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180716/2228Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/542
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20180716/2100Z FL070 EXTD NW
OBS VA DTG: 16/2150Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL200 N3218 E12731 - N3216 E12748 - N3154 E12742 -
N3155 E12725 MOV W 10KT SFC/FL070 N3137 E13040 - N3145 E13037 -
N3156 E13015 - N3149 E13014 - N3135 E13038 MOV NW 10KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 17/0350Z SFC/FL200 N3312 E12711 - N3239 E12709 -
N3224 E12634 - N3226 E12611 - N3314 E12635 SFC/FL060 N3238 E12857 -
N3144 E13016 - N3145 E12942 - N3226 E12848
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 17/0950Z SFC/FL060 N3230 E12857 - N3143 E13014
-
N3209 E12849 - N3316 E12757 - N3333 E12816
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: SOME PART OF VA[FL200] OBSCURED BY MET CLOUD. NEW VA OBS IN
SATELLITE IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: 20180717/0000Z=

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