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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 20181115/2333Z 15NM SE OF RJFK FL040 EXTD NW

Friday Nov 16, 2018 00:15 AM |

Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 16 Nov 2018
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 16 Nov 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVFE01 at 00:04 UTC, 16/11/18 from RJTD
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20181116/0004Z
VAAC: TOKYO
VOLCANO: SAKURAJIMA [AIRA CALDERA] 282080
PSN: N3136 E13039
AREA: JAPAN
SUMMIT ELEV: 1117M
ADVISORY NR: 2018/779
INFO SOURCE: HIMAWARI-8 AIREP
AVIATION COLOUR CODE: NIL
ERUPTION DETAILS: VA AT 20181115/2333Z 15NM SE OF RJFK FL040 EXTD NW

REPORTED
OBS VA DTG: 15/2350Z
OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FM SATELLITE DATA WIND FL040 160/4KT
FCST VA CLD +6 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +12 HR: NOT AVBL
FCST VA CLD +18 HR: NOT AVBL
RMK: WE WILL ISSUE FURTHER ADVISORY IF VA IS DETECTED IN SATELLITE
IMAGERY.
NXT ADVISORY: NO FURTHER ADVISORIES=

Previous news
Ash emissions yesterday. Credit: Naoto Yoshidome via Twitter.
Thursday, Nov 15, 2018
After a lull of a few weeks, typical explosive behaviour has resumed recently, with a particularly-strong explosion on Tuesday. JMA reports that slight deformation (inflation?) had occurred since November 10. [more]
Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on 13 Nov 2018
Tuesday, Nov 13, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  3 Nov 2018
Saturday, Nov 03, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Satellite image of Sakurajima volcano on  2 Nov 2018
Friday, Nov 02, 2018
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Tokyo (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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