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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 AT 20180803/2220Z FL060 EXTD W OBS VA DTG: 03/2310Z

Friday Aug 03, 2018 23:45 PM |

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

FVFE01 at 23:30 UTC, 03/08/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20180803/2330Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/596
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 JMA
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20180803/2220Z FL060 EXTD W
OBS VA DTG: 03/2310Z
OBS VA CLD: SFC/FL060 N3135 E13040 - N3131 E13032 - N3135 E13031 -
N3136 E13035 - N3136 E13039 MOV W 5KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: 04/0510Z SFC/FL060 N3122 E13048 - N3110 E13047 -
N3115 E13012 - N3123 E13010
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: 04/1110Z SFC/FL060 N3104 E13116 - N3050 E13059 -

N3108 E13000 - N3102 E12947 - N3116 E12947
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NO VA EXP
RMK: NIL
NXT ADVISORY: 20180804/0300Z=

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